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Chris Mfula

Chris Mfula

    Lungu holds slight lead as vote counting continues in Zambia
    Lungu holds slight lead as vote counting continues in Zambia
    Zambia's ruling party candidate Edgar Lungu on Saturday maintained a slim lead after most votes had been counted in this week's presidential poll,...
    Ruling party takes slim lead at Zambia polls
    Ruling party takes slim lead at Zambia polls
    Zambia's ruling party presidential candidate Edgar Lungu took a slim lead over his rival Hakainde Hichilema after votes from half of constituencies...
    Zambia: Scott suspended as head of party over 'unconstitutional conduct'
    Zambia: Scott suspended as head of party over 'unconstitutional conduct'
    Zambia's ruling party Patriotic Front (PF) said on Friday it had suspended acting president Guy Scott as acting head of the party for...
    Zambia bans hunting of endangered wildcats
    Zambia bans hunting of endangered wildcats
    Benchmarked interest rate planned for Zambia
    Benchmarked interest rate planned for Zambia
    Zambia's central bank said on Tuesday it would introduce a benchmark interest rate from the beginning of April to replace the money-supply...
    Zambia's 'King Cobra' Sata sworn in as president
    Zambia's 'King Cobra' Sata sworn in as president
    Zambian opposition leader Michael Sata, a critic of Chinese investment, was sworn in as president on Friday after an upset poll victory that...
    'King Cobra' Sata wins Zambia presidential race
    'King Cobra' Sata wins Zambia presidential race
    Zambian opposition leader Michael Sata was declared the winner of Zambia's presidential election early on Friday, ousting incumbent Rupiah Banda as...
    Zambia's youth back 'King Cobra' for president
    Zambia's youth back 'King Cobra' for president
    Zambians voted on Tuesday in a closely contested election between incumbent Rupiah Banda and opposition leader Michael Sata, who has been a critic...
    FirstRand to run Zambia's Finance Bank
    FirstRand to run Zambia's Finance Bank
    Zambia's central bank has appointed South Africa's FirstRand to run a key commercial bank facing collapse due to poor management, a central bank...
    Mining boom likely to spur Zambia's growth
    Mining boom likely to spur Zambia's growth
    Zambia is likely to register economic growth exceeding 7% in 2010, spurred by a resurgence in mining and a boom in construction and agriculture,...
    Zambia faces electricity rationing
    Zambia faces electricity rationing
    Zambia, Africa's largest copper producer, faces a power shortage and electricity rationing by the end of next year because of increased demand for...