Zambia - : Africa and Maghreb's news - The panafrican daily newspaper, Africa's portal offers a daily online newspaper with information on what is going on in the world, culture, economics, sport, societies of 56 african countries. en : Africa news, Maghreb news - The african daily newspaper Coronavirus in Africa - What to Do During the Lockdown Tue, 24 Mar 2020 10:01:00 +0100 Zambia and the Global Fund Sign Agreement on US$102 million for HIV Programs Wed, 10 Oct 2012 15:41:58 +0200 Lusaka – The Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria today signed an agreement with Churches Health Association of Zambia for US$102 million to further support the national HIV response in Zambia. Southern African countries zero in on Gaddafi assets Thu, 24 Mar 2011 18:04:48 +0100 Following South Africa's decision to freeze all Gaddafi's assets in accordance with UN Security Council resolution Zambia has sought clarification on whether the resolution would have any effect on massive investments undertaken by the embattled Libyan leader's regime in the southern African country. Zimbabwe has remained silent. Sakhile Modise Zambia: President accused of bill amendment to get money Mon, 21 Mar 2011 11:12:40 +0100 President Rupiah Banda of Zambia is concerned with his bank balance and has embarked on a campaign that would ensure a comfortable pension as chances of his return to power grow slimmer. Zambian separatists in treason charge as regional secession battles grow Wed, 19 Jan 2011 19:43:25 +0100 Several Zambians, accused of clamoring for the secession of Barotseland in the western part of the country, were on Wednesday (19 January) dragged to court in Lusaka and charged with treason. Early January, another group in Zimbabwe called for the secession of Matabeleland. Kabelo Marupi Zambia: Coup plotter apologizes to Chiluba, asks for God's forgiveness Tue, 04 Jan 2011 15:08:24 +0100 The orchestrator of Zambia's 1997 attempted coup, Captain Stephen Lungu (alias Captain Solo), has met Dr. Frederick Chiluba, the man whose government he wanted to overthrow, and apologized. Owen Miyanza 2011 elections in Zambia and Zimbabwe could be bloody Mon, 03 Jan 2011 12:20:22 +0100 The 2011 elections in Zambia have been predicted to become the bloodiest ever if the government does not put in place measures to stop violence, Colonel Panji Kaunda has warned. But in neighboring Zimbabwe, polls could be postponed to pave way for the completion of constitutional reforms. Alice Chimora, Belinda Phiri Zambia: Coup plotter set free on humanitarian grounds Fri, 31 Dec 2010 21:03:51 +0100 Zambia's most famous coup-plotter, who assembled 54 soldiers to forcible remove former leader Frederick Chiluba from power in 1997 has been set free by that country's Home Affairs department on humanitarian grounds. Anna Smith Zambia: Sudan President's invitation to summit questioned Mon, 13 Dec 2010 14:59:47 +0100 The Zambian government has assured Sudanese president Omar Hassan Al-Bashir, who has been indicted for war crimes by the International Criminal Court, that he is free to attend a regional summit set for Lusaka on December 15. South Africa, Ghana, Uganda and Botswana have recently argued for the legitimacy of ICC in Africa, against Libya, Eritrea, Egypt and some other countries who are not signatories to the ICC. Belinda Phiri 'Funny money' from China a cause of Zambian mineworkers' shootings? Sun, 17 Oct 2010 19:28:42 +0200 Mineworkers unions in Zambia have condemned the shooting of 11 Collum Coal Mine workers in Sinazongwe by Chinese managers after they allegedly protested over bad conditions of service. Kabelo Marupi Ethiopia, Ghana and ten African countries get medical education grants Fri, 08 Oct 2010 13:10:03 +0200 The United States will invest $130 million over the next five years to transform African medical education and increase the number of health care workers on the continent, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services announced October 7. Charles W. Corey Zambia: History to remember president over legalised corruption Fri, 01 Oct 2010 14:42:59 +0200 Zambian President Rupiah Banda will forever be haunted for removing the abuse of office offence clause from the revised Anti Corruption Commission (ACC) Act, Transparency International Zambia (TIZ) has said. Kabelo Marupi Zambian journalists warned against publishing unverified information Wed, 14 Jul 2010 22:12:42 +0200 On 13 July 2010, Special Assistant to the President for Press and Public Relations Dickson Jere advised the media in Zambia to be extra cautious with stories they source from what he has termed as disgruntled politicians. Namibians slam Zambian president over missing activists Fri, 25 Jun 2010 12:45:09 +0200 Zambian leader Rupiah Banda on Thursday faced a hostile reception on his state visit to neighboring Namibia over missing freedom fighters some 30 years ago. Belinda Phiri Chinese Ambassador to Zambia Holds Birthday Party for Zambia's Founding President Kaunda Thu, 06 May 2010 01:45:27 +0200 On April 28th, Chinese Ambassadorto Zambia Li Qiangmin held at the Ambassador's residence a birthday party for Kenneth David Kaunda, founding President of Zambia, attended by Mr. and Mrs Kaunda, President Banda and his family, and a number of freedom fighters that participated in Zambia's struggle for independence and liberation.