Edgar Lungu's illness is giving life to rumours of alcoholism – and to the opposition's ambition.
Zambia's ex-president Rupiah Banda has joined the opposition Patriotic Front party after failing to win his party's backing.
A draft constitution for Zambia released last month has drawn criticism from an eminent lawyer because of insufficient debate, amongst other things.
The government has yet to reveal what caused the aeroplane crash that killed the football team
Henry Banda of Zambia is staying put in South Africa, citing prejudice against him.
Henry Banda, the son of former Zambia president Rupiah Banda, is wanted by Interpol but he has permanent residence and a business in South Africa.
Leaders flock south for medical care at taxpayers' expense as country's healthcare sector founders.
A company with links to the South African nuclear industry is in the firing line for 'improper payments'.