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Lewis Mwanangombe

Zambia’s Afcon win ‘written in the stars’

Chipolopolo's win over Côte d'Ivoire in the Africa Cup of Nations final has been an emotional tribute to Zambia's ill-fated 1993 national team.

China applauds Zambia’s smooth transition of power

Michael Sata's fourth and successful attempt ends 20 years in power for Zambia's Movement for Multiparty Democracy.

Zambia calm after presidential polls close

Scattered violence in impoverished areas of Zambia's capital marred the country's general elections, which ended at 6pm on Tuesday.

Old rivals meet again as Zambians elect a president

Ten candidates are on Zambia's presidential ballot, but only Rupiah Banda and Michael Sata are considered contenders.

Zambia’s Frederick Chiluba dies at 68

Frederick Chiluba, Zambia's first democratically elected president who became increasingly autocratic during his decade in office, died on Saturday.

Africa mourns death of Zambian leader

The death of Zambian President Levy Mwanawasa is a great loss to the African continent, the African Union said on Tuesday.

Zimbabweans queue at Zambian border

Zambian immigration authorities are struggling to cope with a sudden upsurge in Zimbabweans crossing the border to shop for basic products as the economic crisis in their home country bites deeper and its coming wheat harvest is expected to be the worst in years.

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