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.
While white-water rafting on the Zambezi River in Zambia last week, Amelie... Ms Osborn-Smith, from Andover, Hampshire, was said to have been saved by a friend who reportedly punched the crocodile on the nose- before she was airlifted to a hospital in Zambia's capital Lusaka.
Mwale who lives in Chongwe, a predominantly rural area located on the eastern side of Lusaka, the capital of Zambia, collects wild okra from plains and bushes, something that he has been doing for the past three years ... Zambia has a wide variety of wild foods most of which are seasonal.
Amelie Osborn-Smith, 18, was rafting in the Zambezi River in Zambia — below the world famous (and world’s highest) Victoria Falls — when she was attacked by a 10-foot river crocodile ... She was airlifted 380 km to Zambia’s capital of Lusaka for surgery to save her leg.
"I started participating in volleyball because not only am I passionate about the sport but also want to use it to better myself economically," said Beauty Chishimba, who plays for Spiking Stars, an amateur volleyball team in Lusaka, Zambia's capital ... for many youths in Zambia.
LUSAKA, Nov ... The company, which was officially launched in 2018, has been carrying out tree planting programs that involve the participation of young people from different communities of Lusaka, the capital of Zambia ... It also ensures food security," said the 19-year-old Banda ... Enditem. .
21 (Xinhua) -- When one talks about tourism sites in Zambia, the first thing that people think of is the Victoria Falls and a few wildlife game reserves ... Among the places that boast of having some of the most magnificent tourist spots is Kasama town, the capital of Zambia's Northern Province.
LUSAKA, Nov ...Today one is able to at least sell something and go home with some money," explained a curio trader, 43-year-old Esther Kapokola, a resident of Lusaka, Zambia's capital ... And her colleague Mervis Mulundamina, 32, said the number of international travelers coming to Zambia is slowly improving, something that is helping boost tourism trade.
LUSAKA, Nov. 16 (Xinhua) -- For Nellie Mwansa, 37, a resident of Lusaka, Zambia's capital, trading in handicraft has been a way of life ... "My friend and I decided to come up with a group of women handicraft traders in order to empower other single mothers with skills to make and market handmade products," she said ... Enditem .
The TPLF has made a stunning comeback after it was initially beaten back into the hills, and taken key cities including the regional capital of Mekelle ... Now the rebels have set their sights on Addis Ababa, the national capital that is home to 5 million people and the headquarters of the African Union.
The TPLF has made a stunning comeback after it was initially beaten back into the hills, and taken key cities including the regional capital of Mekelle. Now the rebels have set their sights on Addis Ababa, the national capital that is home to 5 million people and the headquarters of the African Union.