Zambia cops grill opposition leader over spy claims

2015-03-04 21:03

Zambia's opposition leader Hakainde Hichilema has been questioned by police over his claims that he receives intelligence reports before they reach President Edgar Lungu.

Zambia ex-minister guilty of corruption

2015-02-25 22:21

Zambia's former mines minister has been convicted of corruption for his role in the award of prospecting licences to a Chinese mining company in 2009.

Zambia, Zimbabwe power plant plan expanded

2015-02-22 17:00

Plans for a hydro-electric power plant between Zambia and Zimbabwe have been expanded to 2 400 from 1 600 megawatts.

Zimbabwe, Zambia to repair Kariba Dam

2015-02-20 22:25

Urgent repairs to avert the collapse of the gigantic, power-generating Kariba Dam between Zimbabwe and Zambia will begin this year.

Zambian ex-president Kaunda in hospital again

2015-02-04 15:45

Zambia's founding president Kenneth Kaunda has been hospitalised for an undisclosed ailment, his family says.

Zambia gets female VP, minister

2015-01-26 21:11

Zambia has its first female vice president since gaining independence in 1964.

Mugabe must go demo 'dents' Zimbabwe's image

2015-01-26 14:16

Zimbabwe's international image has been dented after President Robert Mugabe was heckled by protesters in Zambia’s capital Lusaka over the weekend, political analysts say.

Zambia's new president to keep mineral royalty tax

2015-01-25 15:44

Zambia will maintain a mineral royalty tax despite fears it could lead to mine closures, President Edgar Lungu said as he was inaugurated in the nation's capital.

Zambia's new president Lungu sworn into office

2015-01-25 11:29

Zambia’s new president Edgar Lungu has taken the oath of office to become the country’s sixth president after narrowly winning a vote rejected by the opposition.

Lungu wins Zambia's disputed presidential race

2015-01-25 07:41

Zambia’s defence minister Edgar Lungu, of the ruling Patriotic Front, has narrowly won the country’s presidential race, the electoral commission says after an election marred by delays.


Zambia drops charges against top prosecutor

2015-03-02 22:03

A court in Zambia has dropped corruption charges against the country’s chief prosecutor after he asked the magistrate to dismiss the case.

Zambian miners end strike at Barrick copper mine

2015-02-24 15:42

Workers at Barrick Gold's Lumwana mine has resumed work after staging a one-day strike over plans by the Canadian company to pull out of copper-rich Zambia, a union official says.

Zambia's top prosecutor drops charges against self

2015-02-21 12:02

Zambia’s top prosecutor has stunned a magistrate after he refused to prosecute himself on charges of abuse of office and declared himself a free man.

Zambia's new president names full cabinet

2015-02-12 16:05

Zambian President Edgar Lungu has announced he would keep his position as defence minister when he unveiled his full cabinet following his election last month.

Shivambu congratulates Zambia's Lungu

2015-01-27 20:54

The Economic Freedom Fighters have congratulated the Patriotic Front in Zambia for winning the recent elections.

Zambia's new leader drops white VP Scott

2015-01-26 18:04

Zambia's newly-elected president Edgar Lungu has dropped vice president Guy Scott – who was briefly Africa’s only white leader – from his administration.

Zuma congratulates Zambia’s new leader Lungu

2015-01-25 16:00

President Jacob Zuma has congratulated Zambia’s new president-elect Edgar Lungu with a commitment that the two countries would work closely together.

Dlamini-Zuma congratulates Zambia after polls

2015-01-25 14:06

The AU commission chair Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma has congratulated Zambia for holding successful elections, which set an example for the rest of the continent.

Video : Zambians chant 'Mugabe must go'

2015-01-25 11:07

Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe has reportedly come face to face with Zambian protesters who expressed their dislike for him over his continued 35-years grip on power.

Opposition concedes defeat in Zambian election

2015-01-24 20:29

Edgar Lungu, the candidate of the ruling Patriotic Front party, looks set to become Zambia's new president after opposition leader Hakainde Hichilema conceded defeat while claiming electoral fraud.

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