President Mnangagwa

President heads to Zambia

Samuel Kadungure Mutare Bureau— PRESIDENT Mnangagwa will today visit Zambia on the fifth leg of his tour of SADC countries to apprise his regional counterparts on political developments in Zimb...
Harry Kabala

Lungu accepts FM’s resignation

LUSAKA. — Zambian President Edgar Lungu’s office yesterday confirmed that it had received a letter of resignation from Foreign Affairs Minister Harry Kalaba.
President Lungu

Lungu urges youths to fight HIV/Aids

LUSAKA. — Zambian President Edgar Lungu on Monday called for the involvement of young people in the fight against HIV and Aids as the disease presented a threat to the country’s future development....
Botswana President  Lieutenant General Dr Seretse Khama Ian Khama and his Zambian counterpart President Edgar Lungu attend the inauguration of President Ed Mnangagwa 24 November 2017.

Sadc leaders pledge support

Farirai Machivenyika Senior Reporter Three sitting sadc Heads of State and Government and four other former Presidents from the region attended the swearing-in ceremony of President Emmerson Mnangagw...

All set for inauguration

Felex Share Senior Reporter— PRESIDENT-designate and Zanu-PF First Secretary Cde Emmerson Mnangagwa will today be sworn-in as the country’s Head of State and Government and Commander-in-Chief o...
Edgar Lungu

Lungu warns judges

LUSAKA. – President Edgar Lungu has warned Zambia’s judges against blocking him from running in 2021 elections, saying a judicial intervention like that in Kenya could plunge the country into c...
Edgar Lungu

Lungu, Hichilema agree to dialogue

LUSAKA. – Zambian President Edgar Lungu and Hakainde Hichilema, leader of the opposition United Party for National Development (UPND) have agreed to a process of dialogue, which will lead to a ...
President Lungu

Lungu promises action on arsonists

LUSAKA. – Zambia’s President Edgar Lungu has expressed the desire to take stringent action against suspected arsonists behind market fires in the capital Lusaka.
Edgar Lungu

Zambia suspends 48 MPs

Lusaka. – Zambia’s parliament on Tuesday suspended 48 opposition lawmakers who boycotted President Edgar Lungu’s address to legislators in March to protest his contested electoral victory.
President Lungu

Zambia’s opposition denies arson claim

Lusaka. – Zambia’s main opposition party, whose leader has been arrested and charged with treason, accused the government yesterday of trying to frame it for arson as an excuse for greater poli...