Information officers at key border posts have been hailed by officials and traders. But their funding is ending.
Zimbabwe's Agricultural minister says Zambia is no longer giving the country maize on credit.
The Zambian government continues to step back from nationalisation as it now looks to cut its stake in the once dominant ZCCM Investment Holdings.
Zimbabwe's Agriculture Minister Joseph Made says that imported maize is being handed out to vulnerable people in a bid to stave of famine.
Greater political stability and a push by countries for food self-sufficiency has made the continent attractive for international equipment makers.
Amnesty International has once again highlighted the plight of gay people in Zambia as two men accused of same-sex sexual conduct prepare for trial.
Zambia's police have charged a journalist with having porn on his computer in an apparent crackdown on media critical of the state, says his lawyer.
Two cases involving a suspected gay couple and a gay rights activist have returned to Zambian courts, raising concerns over growing homophobia.
Michael Sata is under pressure to dismiss the country's chief justice following accusations that he is retaining her in breach of the Constitution.
Police say they have detained at least 31 students protesting against the government's decision to scrap staple food subsidies.
A decision by Zambia's president to slash a key food subsidy threatens to hit the poor, stoke inflation and spark a revolt against his government.
Corruption probe into ex-Zambian president's son has been abandoned and its records expunged from database. Louise Redvers reports.
A SA businessperson has been deported from Zambia, the latest in a string of deportations seen as instigated by politically connected competitors.
Zambian police have arrested a gay couple after the family of one of the men reported the relationship to authorities.
Zambian authorities intend asking its vice-president Guy Scott if his reported remarks about South Africa and President Jacob Zuma were accurate.
South Africa has demanded an explanation from Zambia on remarks its vice-president Guy Scott reportedly made about President Jacob Zuma and others.
Zambia's Vice-President Guy Scott wastes little time on diplomatic language as he lets loose on Africa's biggest economy, race, Mugabe and gay rights.
Zambia's embattled ex-president has been rearrested and slapped with fresh graft charges linked to nine trucks used for his re-election campaign.
Rupiah Banda is set to go on trial this week after being charged with abusing his power over a Nigerian oil deal that he struck while in office.