Zambian elections

 
Zambian elections on Tuesday could determine pivotal issues in its major copper industry
Zambian elections on Tuesday could determine pivotal issues in its major copper industry
The copper industry is the spluttering motor of one of Africa's fastest-growing economies. But hit by plummeting metal prices, accusations of corruption and a hike in taxes, mining companies say production and jobs are at risk unless the new president steps in....
Zambia: Court declares Lungu PF presidential candidate
Zambia: Court declares Lungu PF presidential candidate
Zambia's high court has declared defence minister Edgar Lungu the duly elected presidential candidate of the ruling Patriotic Front (PF), after a...
Lost opportunity for Zambian democracy
Lost opportunity for Zambian democracy
Recent elections to replace deceased Zambian president Levy Mwanawasa provided an interesting case of the workings of democracy.
Sata challenges Zambia's election results
Sata challenges Zambia's election results
Zambian opposition leader Michael Sata on Friday launched a court challenge to demand a recount of the vote in the presidential election, creating...
Zambia electoral authority rejects recount demand
Zambia electoral authority rejects recount demand
Zambia's electoral authority on Wednesday rejected demands by the opposition for a recount of last week's disputed presidential election.
Zambia opposition leader refuses to concede defeat
Zambia opposition leader refuses to concede defeat
Zambian opposition leader Michael Sata on Tuesday refused to concede defeat in last week's presidential election, saying the outcome was "stolen"...
Zambia opposition to contest Banda election
Zambia opposition to contest Banda election
Rupiah Banda, a pro-business centrist, was sworn in as Zambia's president on Sunday after a narrow election win, but the main opposition party said...
Acting Zambia president wins election
Acting Zambia president wins election
Acting President Rupiah Banda on Sunday scored a narrow victory in Zambia's presidential race over fiery rival Michael Sata, whose supporters have...
Zambia's acting president poised for election victory
Zambia's acting president poised for election victory
Acting leader Rupiah Banda is likely to be declared the winner of Zambia's presidential election on Sunday, but opposition rival Michael Sata has...
SADC declares Zambia's election free and fair
SADC declares Zambia's election free and fair
The Southern African Development Community (SADC) on Saturday declared that Zambia's presidential election was free and fair, despite claims of...
Sata keeps lead in Zambia election
Sata keeps lead in Zambia election
Zambian opposition leader Michael Sata was still leading on Saturday in an election to head one of Africa's most stable and economically successful...
Banda accused of fraud
Banda accused of fraud
Zambians went to the poll on Thursday in the closely contested presidential by-election following the death of President Levy Mwanawasa in France...

Client Media Releases

Survey rejects one-sided views on e-tolls
Huawei forms partnerships to boost ICT skills development
North-West University Faculty of Law has a firm foundation
Humanities lecturer wins Young Linguist Award
Is your organisation ready for the cloud (r)evolution?