Maimane: I'll only agree to meet with Zambia's Lungu if he commits to democracy

2017-08-19 13:00

Democratic Alliance leader Mmusi Maimane has said that his party will not meet with Zambian leader Edgar Lungu until he commits to democracy.

Zambia threatens to shut down private centres over compulsory HIV testing policy

2017-08-18 17:09

The Zambian health ministry has threatened to shut down private health centres that refuse to implement a recently announced government policy of compulsory HIV and Aids testing, says a report.

Hichilema: Zambia's dogged opposition leader

2017-08-16 17:35

Hakainde Hichilema, who was released from custody after treason charges against him were dropped, is a self-made entrepreneur who has made five unsuccessful attempts to become the Zambian president.

'I want to thank God...,' says Zambia opposition leader after his release

2017-08-16 14:32

The Lusaka high court has dropped treason charges against Zambia's most prominent opposition leader and released him from custody.

Zambia’s real estate sector gears up for growth

2017-08-15 14:58

Zambia’s real estate sector is looking forward to a new chapter as it begins to leverage off opportunities in the steadily growing economy.

Zambia opposition leader pleads not guilty to treason: party

2017-08-14 17:00

Zambian opposition leader Hakainde Hichilema pleaded not guilty to treason as the start date of his trial was set for Wednesday, his party has said.

Zambia opposition leader due in court on treason charges

2017-08-14 11:24

Zambia's detained opposition leader Hakainde Hichilema is due to appear in court on treason charges, four months after he was arrested and as political tensions rise in the country.

Top Africa stories: Kenya, Zambia, Zimbabwe

2017-08-11 06:09

Ex-president Thabo Mbeki has commended Kenyans for the peaceful and orderly way the country conducted their elections, and Vice President Emmerson Mnangagwa's ally says a coup is likely in Zim if Mugabe fails to carefully choose his successor.

PICS: Zambia's Kaunda in 'good spirits' as Zuma visits him in Lusaka

2017-08-05 20:31

President Jacob Zuma has visited Zambia's former president Kenneth Kaunda at his home in Lusaka. According to the presidency, Zuma found Kaunda "in good spirits".

Maimane asks Zuma to show leadership in Zambia

2017-08-04 14:03

On the eve of President Jacob Zuma's visit to Zambia, DA leader Mmusi Maimane has called on him to distance himself from “dictators” like Zambian president Edgar Lungu.


Lungu 'summons' DA, EFF over 'interference' in Zambian politics

2017-08-19 10:45

Zambian president Edgar Lungu has "summoned" the Democratic Alliance and the Economic Freedom Fighters to explain their concerns about Zambia to him.

Top Africa Stories: Grace Mugabe, Zambia, Nigeria

2017-08-17 09:04

The MDC says Zimbabwe's international image has been tarnished by Grace Mugabe's alleged assault, and Zambian opposition leader Hakainde Hichilema has been released from prison and treason charges against him have been dropped.

President Lungu: HIV, Aids testing now compulsory in Zambia

2017-08-16 16:33

Zambian President Edgar Lungu has reportedly announced that HIV and Aids testing is now compulsory in the southern African country, as his government tries to eradicate the diseases by 2030.

Zambia opposition chief freed, treason charge dropped: party

2017-08-16 10:31

Zambian opposition leader Hakainde Hichilema has been released from prison and treason charges against him have been dropped, his party says before his trial begins in trial.

Top Africa Stories: Zim, Sierra Leone, Kenya

2017-08-14 18:53

Zimbabwe's 'poisoned' Vice President Emmerson Mnangagwa has been airlifted to SA for medical attention, and at least 200 have died in Sierra Leone mudslides.

Foreign press barred from Zambia opposition court case

2017-08-14 13:30

International media in Zambia have been barred from a court where opposition leader Hakainde Hichilema is due to appear on treason charges in a case that has fuelled political tensions.

No longer king of the jungle: New fund to aid Africa's lions

2017-08-11 18:05

No longer king of the jungle: Fund launches to save Africa's lions as poaching remains a threat.

Zambian opposition leader Chishimba released: party

2017-08-10 15:17

Zambian police released the leader of a small opposition party who is a fierce critic of President Edgar Lungu after one week in detention, party officials have said.

Top Africa stories: Zim, Zambia, Mbeki

2017-08-05 07:09

President Robert Mugabe has flown out of Zimbabwe to attend the swearing-in ceremony of Iranian President Hassan Rouhani, and ex- president Thabo Mbeki has called on the AU observers to intervene "should things go wrong in Kenya’s polls".

Second Zambian opposition leader detained: police

2017-08-04 09:57

Zambian police have detained the leader of a small opposition party who is a fierce critic of President Edgar Lungu, in the latest sign of a crackdown on dissent.

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