Originally inhabited by Khoisan peoples, the region was affected by the Bantu expansion of the thirteenth century. After visits by European explorers in the eighteenth century, Zambia became the British protectorate of Northern Rhodesia towards the end of the nineteenth century. For most of the colonial period, Zambia was governed by an administration appointed from London with the advice of the British South Africa Company.
Zambia’s oldest national park, created in 1950, is the world’s second biggest wildlife sanctuary ... When I fly over it from Zambia’s capital, Lusaka, in a four-seater Cessna, it’s clear why the explorer David Livingstone was conquered by the great wet wilderness ... Zambia may be under ...
In Kanyama, an unplanned settlement in Zambia’s capital, two children squeal as they challenge one another to thread a plastic bag through the tail of a dead rat. A toddler watches with a glassy expression, chewing on a jagged, empty tin ... Zambia has the second highest inequality rate in the world ... .
Southern African nation, Zambia, seems to have understood China's debt-diplomacy, which only reaps profits to Beijing while countries are pushed towards an economic crisis, as Lusaka cancelled USD 1.6 billion Chinese loans ... In 2020, three Chinese nationals were murdered in Zambia's capital Lusaka is testimony to the growing anti-China feelings.
KAFUE, Zambia, July 29 (Xinhua) -- Zambia on Friday commissioned a project financed by China aimed at improving water supply and sanitation in Lusaka, the Zambian capital ... water in the capital ... Zambia commissions China-financed project to improve water supply in Zambian capital.
"The exact number of elephants on the loose is unknown but it is believed that they have relocated into the national park," Sikaleya Gamela, the district commissioner for Choma, the capital of Zambia's Southern Province said, while briefing reporters on the developments on Monday.
Deputy spokesperson for the MalawiPoliceService, Harry Namwaza, told CNN the man, identified as Lu Ke, was charged with five counts of child trafficking Monday in a magistrates court in the capital Lilongwe. Lu was arrested and extradited from Zambia last month after fleeing Malawi, the police spokesperson said ... ....
As it happens, an ABC News team were in Zambia at the time filming a profile of Mark and Delia Owens for a TV show called Turning Point... On a visit last month to Lusaka, Zambia’s capital, I spoke with several officials who expressed both displeasure and wry amusement about Delia Owens’s recent publishing and cinematic success.
A few months ago, the Embassy of Sweden in Lusaka, Zambia’s capital, tweeted a video of its ambassador Anna Maj Hultgård being transported on a bicycle in Chipata... According to the Zambia Police, in 2021, the country recorded 32,372 road accidents and 2,163 fatalities of which ...
The 4th African Union mid-year coordinating meeting concluded Sunday in Lusaka, the capital of Zambia, with a call for members to accelerate the integration process and promote value addition to raw materials.
“This is to prepare, detect, prevent and control disease outbreaks in a timely and coordinated manner,” read a statement issued by the AU after a mid-year coordination meeting held in Zambia’s capital Lusaka ended on Sunday.