Zambia Offered Mugabe Asylum, Says President Lungu
[Zambia Reports] President Edgar Lungu has revealed that he had offered to shelter former Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe in the days preceding his final fall.
Cholera Claims 3 Lives
[Zambia Reports] The outbreak of cholera in Lusaka has claimed three lives.
U20 Football Team Hammer Chilanga Select
[Zambia Reports] The Zambia U-20 Men's Football National Team warmed up for the 2017 Mopani Copper Mines COSAFA Under-20 Youth championships with an emphatic 6-0 victory over a Chilanga Youth select side at Sunset Stadium.
Angola and Zambia Co-Ordinate Stance On Zimbabwe
[ANGOP] Luanda -The Angolan Head of State, Jo├úo Louren├žo, and his Zambian counterpart, Edgar Lungu, last Monday in Luanda co-ordinated positions on the situation in the Republic of Zimbabwe, a southern Africa country whose president was placed under house arrest by top army officials since 13 November.
Lungu Heads to Angola for Zimbabwe Crisis Meeting
[Zambia Reports] President Edgar Lungu will head to Angola to join other Heads of State in the SADC region under the defence and security committee.
Kambwili Attacks Former President Banda, Angers Youth
[Zambia Reports] MMD youths have expressed anger at Roan Member of Parliament Chishimba Kambwili's continued character assassination of the former ruling party and fourth Republica president Rupiah Banda.
Rainbow Party Members Defect to Ruling Party
[Zambia Reports] Over 500 Rainbow Party members have joined the ruling Patriotic citing leadership failure by founder Wynter Kabimba.
Businessman Offers U.S.$25, 000 for Lungu's Jacket
[Zambia Reports] Two young Lusaka businessmen Chomba Kaoma and Munir Zulu have offered $25,000 to purchase President Edgar Lungu's jacket during an auction to fund-raise for the National House of Prayer.
Kitwe Official Ditches Ruling Party
[Zambia Reports] Patriotic Front Wusakile constituency losing candidate Ackson Simwizye has ditched the ruling party to join the newly formed National Democratic Congress Party (NDC).
Football Boss Claims He Has Unearthed Plot to Oust Him
[Zambia Reports] FAZ president Andrew Kamanga and his surrogates are reportedly circulating rumors on social media suggesting some people are plotting a 'coup' against the Football House boss.
2018 CHAN - Namibia Draws Ivory Coast, Zambia and Uganda
[New Era] Windhoek -Namibia's Brave Warriors have been drawn against continental giants Ivory Coast, Zambia and Uganda in Group B of next year's African Nations Championship (CHAN) tournament, which is slated for Morocco.
How Commercial Farms Are Ripping Apart Zambian Communities
[HRW] Zambian President Edgar Lungu recently reacted to news that commercial farms had forcibly evicted rural residents by insisting that investors properly compensate the displaced and "respect the rule of law." But so far, no one seems to be listening.
Zambian Rural Dwellers Threatened With Eviction
[CAJ News] Lusaka -HUNDREDS of families in Zambia are devastated by forced eviction by corporates that have turned the rural dwellers' land into commercial farmers. The commercial farmers have defied an order by President Edgar Lungu compensate the families evicted in the Serenje district in the fertile Central Province. A broad range of investors have bought the farming land, with plots ranging in size from 150 to more than 5 000 hectares. Research by human rights groups has established several thousands more households wer
Ruling Party Youth Accused of Terrorising Residents
[Zambia Reports] PF Kamwala Vice Youth Chairman Richard Soko is allegedly terrorizing residents of Kamwala in Lusaka using the ruling party banner.
Hichilema Advised to Stop Hanging Out With Mumba
[Zambia Reports] MMD die-hard youth national coordinator Gerald Chiluba has accused former party president Dr Nevers Mumba of misleading opposition UPND president Hakainde Hichilema into not conceding defeat.
Zambia Becomes AFC Member Country
[This Day] Zambia has become the first Southern African member country of the Africa Finance Corporation (AFC), a leading development finance institution for infrastructure in Africa.
Sisi, Lungu Tackle Bilateral Relations, Military Cooperation
[Egypt Online] President Abdel Fattah El Sisi held on Tuesday 14/11/2017 a session of talks with his Zambian counterpart Edgar Lungu, now visiting Egypt.
Lungu 2021 Bid Gains Momentum
[Zambia Reports] The touchy debate about President Edgar Lungu having a go for the third time at the Presidency seems to have gone in high gear.
Bailiffs Pounce On Newspaper Property
[Zambia Reports] Bailiffs have reportedly seized 12 vehicles from the financially troubled Times of Zambia.
President Lungu Heads to Egypt
[Zambia Reports] President Edgar Lungu is today expected in Cairo Egypt for a three day State Visit. The Head of State will build on historic ties between Zambia and Egypt on his three day visit.