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AFP - 4/26/17

A Zambian court on Wednesday refused a request to drop treason charges against main opposition leader Hakainde Hichilema after he allegedly blocked the president's...

AFP - 4/22/17

Zambian opposition leader Hakainde Hichilema will remain in custody until at least next week after a court said Thursday it would rule on his application to have...

AFP - 4/20/17

Lawyers for the Zambian opposition leader arrested last week after allegedly refusing to give way to President Edgar Lungu's convoy have asked a court to throw out an...

AFP - 4/19/17

Zambia's main opposition leader Hakainde Hichilema on Tuesday claimed he was assaulted by police during his arrest as he appeared in court on charges of obstructing...

AFP - 4/14/17

The Zambian opposition UPND party called Thursday for the immediate release of its leader Hakainde Hichilema, who is due to appear in court next week on treason...

AFP - 4/13/17

Zambian opposition leader Hakainde Hichilema has been charged with treason after allegedly refusing to give way to President Edgar Lungu's motorcade on a main road,...

AFP - 4/12/17

Zambian opposition leader Hakainde Hichilema, who refused to accept defeat in last year's presidential election, was detained Tuesday on treason charges, his lawyer...

AFP - 3/29/17

Zambia opened public consultations this week on the government's plan to leave the International Criminal Court, as several other African countries re-assess their...

AFP - 2/20/17

A proposal by Zambian football authorities to ban discrimination against gays and lesbians has kicked off a dispute over homosexuality, which is illegal in the...

AFP - 1/7/17

Zambia's President Edgar Lungu's decision to contest the 2021 election sparked an angry response from the opposition on Saturday, with a prominent lawmaker arguing...

Xinhua - 10/11/16

Plus de 2.000 demandes de permis de chasse ont été enregistrées pour environ 1.095 animaux disponibles pour la saison de chasse de cette année, ont annoncé dimanche...

AFP - 10/7/16

Zambia's opposition leader Hakainde Hichilema pleaded not guilty Thursday to unlawful assembly and sedition charges and was released on bail after spending a night in...

AFP - 10/6/16

Zambia's opposition leader and defeated presidential candidate Hakainde Hichilema was arrested Wednesday on charges of sedition and unlawful assembly, police said....

AFP - 10/1/16

Zambia’s main opposition party on Friday boycotted President Edgar Lungu’s first parliamentary address since his contested re-election, which his rivals say was...

AFP - 9/14/16

Zambian President Edgar Lungu called for national unity in his inauguration speech on Tuesday, as a defeated opposition candidate dismissed the ceremony as "illegal...

AFP - 9/11/16

Undeterred by hitting a legal brick wall, Zambian presidential election loser Hakainde Hichilema on Friday told his supporters to "fight to restore your democratic...

AFP - 9/10/16

The inauguration of president Edgar Lungu is planned for Tuesday, after opposition tried to block it

"The inauguration of president Edgar Lungu will go ahead...

AFP - 9/6/16

Zambia's constitutional court on Monday threw out an attempt by the defeated presidential candidate to annul August's election results, clearing the way for President...

AFP - 9/4/16

Zambia's constitutional court gave the country's main opposition leader two more days Saturday to present a petition challenging last month's disputed re-election of...

AFP - 8/21/16

Zambia's newly re-elected President Edgar Lungu faces an uphill battle to revive an economy reeling from a slump in copper prices, with a free-falling currency and...

AFP - 8/20/16

Zambia's defeated presidential candidate on Friday filed papers in the constitutional court challenging the re-election of President Edgar Lungu in last week's vote...

AFP - 8/17/16

Zambian police said Tuesday they had arrested 150 opposition activists over protests that erupted after President Edgar Lungu was declared the winner of a highly-...

AFP - 8/16/16

Zambia's incumbent president Edgar Lungu was declared the winner of a closely-fought election on Monday but the victory was immediately challenged by his main rival...

AFP - 8/16/16

Zambia's newly re-elected president, Edgar Lungu, likes to portray himself as a man of the people, but observers see a sharp edge that he reserves for rivals and...

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