Tuesday, January 25, 2022

Former Zambian Cabinet ministers arrested on corruption charges

Two former top Cabinet officials in the southern African nation of Zambia on Tuesday were arrested on corruption charges, officials said.

Zambia agrees with IMF on $1.4B bailout package

Zambia on Friday announced it had reached a staff-level agreement with the International Monetary Fund (IMF) for a $1.4billion bailout package.

Zambians celebrate First Independence day without Kenneth Kaunda

Zambians yesterday celebrated the country’s 57th Independence Aniversary for the first time without the founding president Dr Kenneth Kaunda who passed on...

Hakainde Hichilema is Zambia’s Seventh President after getting a Landslide Victory in the Polls

United Party for National Development (UPND) leader Hakainde Hichilema has become Zambia’s seventh republican President-elect after amassing over 2.81 million votes from...

Zambia Eurobonds Surge After Landslide Win for Lungu’s Rival

Zambia’s Eurobonds gained the most in 14 months and the kwacha surged after opposition leader Hakainde Hichilema’s shock landslide victory in the...

Electoral Commission of Zambia Calls for Calm as Country Awaits Results

Lusaka - The Electoral Commission of Zambia (ECZ) has expressed sadness at the isolated incidents of political violence that were recorded in...

Voting gets underway in most parts of Zambia

Millions of Zambians are voting today in general and presidential elections as voting gets underway in most parts of the country.

New Kenneth Kaunda International Airport airport nearly complete

Zambia Airports Corporation Limited (ZACL) says works on Lusaka’s new Kenneth Kaunda International Airport (KKIA) are nearing completion. ZACL...

Kenneth Kaunda To Be Buried Twice, According To His Son Tilyenji Kaunda

Zambia's First Republican President Dr. Kenneth Kaunda will be buried twice. Dr. Kaunda’s son Tilyenji has confirmed the development...

Zambia’s first President Dr.Kenneth Kaunda has died

Zambia’s first Republican President, Dr. Kenneth Kaunda has passed away, his son Kambarange Kaunda confirmed.“…I’m sad to inform, we have lost “Mzee”.Let’s...

Electoral campaign kicks off in Zambia

LUSAKA - Electoral campaigns took off in the southern African country of Zambia on Wednesday in the run-up to elect the president...