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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...

AFP - 8/15/16

Zambia's opposition leader Hakainde Hichilema on Sunday blasted the national election commission for slow progress in releasing results from this week's closely-...

AFP - 8/14/16

Early results from Zambia's presidential election were released on Saturday, with poll observers calling for calm as delays in the counting process followed a tense...

AFP - 8/13/16

Zambian presidential challenger Hakainde Hichilema alleged election fraud on Friday, accusing poll officials and the ruling party of colluding over delayed results in...

AFP - 8/12/16

Zambians streamed to the polls Thursday to choose a new president after a closely-fought election campaign marred by "unprecedented" violence that has threatened the...

AFP - 8/11/16

The front-runners in Zambia's presidential election on Thursday are incumbent Edgar Lungu and rags-to-riches businessman Hakainde Hichilema -- two adversaries who...

AFP - 8/11/16

Violence during Zambia's election campaign could frighten people away from the polls, a watchdog said Wednesday, on the eve of voting in a country known for its...

AFP - 8/10/16

Election officials and candidates in Zambia's presidential vote on Tuesday condemned fresh outbreaks of violence between rival supporters, as concerns grow that the...

Xinhua - 8/9/16

Le tout premier président de la Zambie, Kenneth Kaunda, a exhorté ses compatriotes à embrasser la paix avant les élections générales prévues jeudi.
M. Kaunda,...

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