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Zambia has slid into dictatorship under the leadership of President Edgar Lungu, an expert on Africa says, adding that "something is definitely wrong" in the southern African country.
Zambian President Edgar Lungu has been brandished as a "true dictator" who rules "through fear and intimidation" of Zambian people to remain in power, a report says.
President Edgar Lungu of the Patriotic Front (PF) has been declared winner of the most closely fought election Zambia has witnessed since adopting a multiparty system in 1990.
Zambian President Edgar Lungu has revealed that he is currently seeking a pact with the country's official opposition in order to secure victory in the upcoming presidential elections, a report says.
Zambian leader Edgar Lungu, who is in SA for medical tests and possible surgery after he was diagnosed with a blocked windpipe, says he will quit office if his health continues to deteriorate.
Newly elected Zambian President Edgar Lungu has been discharged from the hospital where he had been receiving treatment since he fell ill at the weekend, the presidency says.
Zambia's newly-elected president Edgar Lungu has dropped vice president Guy Scott – who was briefly Africa’s only white leader – from his administration.
The AU commission chair Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma has congratulated Zambia for holding successful elections, which set an example for the rest of the continent.
Zambia's ruling party candidate Edgar Lungu is leading in the race to replace the late president Michael Sata, authorities say, as voting continues in parts of the country.
Boats and ox-wagons have deployed to get ballot papers to parts of Zambia hit by torrential rains as presidential elections are extended for a second day.
DA leader Mmusi Maimane’s deportation from Zambia has cast a spotlight on a 19-month-old network of opposition politicians that was established in the region with the intention of sharing expertise and advising each other on governance issues.
Zambian President Edgar Lungu has called for national unity in his inauguration speech, as a defeated opposition candidate dismissed the ceremony as “illegal and unconstitutional”.
Zambian President Edgar Lungu has reportedly hired image builders ahead of the upcoming elections next month, a report says.
Former Zambian president Rupiah Banda was acquitted on Monday after a court case in which he was alleged to have personally benefited from a $2.5 million oil deal with Nigeria.
Zambian President Edgar Lungu says he will travel to South Africa for specialised treatment after he collapsed at an International Women’s Day event at the weekend.
Zambian President Edgar Lungu has been advised by doctors to undergo specialist treatment abroad to correct a narrowing of the food pipe which caused him to fall ill over the weekend, the presidency says.
President Jacob Zuma has congratulated Zambia’s new president-elect Edgar Lungu with a commitment that the two countries would work closely together.
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.
Zambia’s ruling Patriotic Front (PF) party candidate Edgar Lungu has taken an early lead in a presidential election that ran into a second day after heavy rains disrupted voting.
One of the frontrunners in Zambia’s presidential elections has cried fraud just hours after polling stations opened in a tightly contested race to replace Michael Sata, who died in office last year.
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