Latest in Tag: Zambia Highlight

Latest in Tag: Zambia

Police in Zambia appeal for calm as violence erupts

Police Spokesperson Esther Mwaata-Katongo said the police have observed an emerging tendency where violence has erupted as a result of others failing to contain emotions and ending up attacking those seen celebrating the victory of their candidates.


Egypt to establish farm in Zambia: Egyptian ambassador to Zambia

Zambia and Egypt are planning to sign a memorandum of understanding (MoU) for the development of a 2,381-feddan joint farm project, an Egyptian official said on Friday, according to China’s state-run Xinhua news agency. “This new giant farm will enable both parties to bring their cooperation to new horizons,” Egypt’s ambassador to Zambia, Ahmed Mostafa, …

Mohamed Samir

Lungu takes early lead in Zambia election

Zambia’s President Edgar Lungu has taken a slight lead as vote counting from Thursday’s election continues. Zambians have raised concerns over the delay in the release of the final results. Chrispin Mwakideu reports.

Deutsche Welle

Zambia’s election too close to call

Thursday’s election in Zambia is a tight two-horse race between the ruling Patriotic Front and the opposition UPND. President Edgar Lungu and his main challenger Hakainde Hichilema are both keen on avoiding a re-run.

Deutsche Welle

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