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2008-01-23 12:00:53

Text of report by Zambian privately-owned daily newspaper The Post website on 23 January Energy minister Kenneth Konga yesterday said power blackouts would continue because of increased demand for power. And last evening almost the entire country experienced a third power blackout in four days. Meanwhile, Konga who was grilled by several members of parliament over the power blackouts, said Zesco [Zambia Electricity Supply Corporation] Limited would not compensate anyone whose equipment...


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Cthulhu
  • A gigantic fictional humanoid alien god being described with a head resembling an octopus and dragon wings and claws, around whom an insane cult developed.
  • Pertaining to the mythos of Cthulhu and additional otherworldly beings created by H. P. Lovecraft or inspired by his writings and imitators.
This word was invented in 1926 by H.P. Lovecraft for his short story, 'The Call of Cthulhu.' 'Cthulhu' may be based on the word 'chthonic,' which in Greek mythology refers to the underworld.
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