Zambia’s Lungu Leading as Opposition Demands Partial Recount

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  • Opposition UPND accuses electoral commission of rigging vote
  • Ruling party says electoral body will work professionally

Zambian president Edgar Lungu led his main election challenger Hakainde Hichilema as the vote count drew to a close Monday amid complaints of irregularities by the main opposition and demands for a recount in the province with the most registered voters.

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