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Michael Sata: Change Zambia can believe in?
His ability to connect with the working class poor has charmed crowds, but he is not immune to corruption and cronyism.
Last updated: 29 Sep 2011 09:23 GMT
Zambia's former president Chiluba dies
Final years spent in political obscurity after a chequered career that ended with a lengthy corruption trial.
Last updated: 18 Jun 2011 06:42 GMT
Zambia rival leading in vote count
Acting president trails as preliminary results of presidential vote come in.
Last updated: 31 Oct 2008 08:24 GMT
Zambian polls close peacefully
New president faces formidable task of improving upon economic expansion.
Last updated: 30 Oct 2008 17:54 GMT
Zambians head to the polls
New president faces formidable task of maintaining strong economic growth.
Last updated: 30 Oct 2008 14:51 GMT
Zambian president dies after stroke
Officials declare seven days of mourning following the death of Levy Mwanawasa.
Last updated: 20 Aug 2008 03:45 GMT
Zambian president in intensive care
Government moves to quell rumours of Levy Mwanawasa death after he suffered a stroke.
Last updated: 03 Jul 2008 16:45 GMT
Zambia party barred from Hu visit
The government fears that the Chinese president's visit will prompt opposition protests.
Last updated: 03 Feb 2007 14:21 GMT
Zambians urged to embrace China
President says he regrets last year's violent anti-Chinese protests.
Last updated: 26 Jan 2007 10:48 GMT
Oil and gas discovered in Zambia
Zambia has announced its first discoveries of oil and gas reserves and is planning to invite foreign firms to conduct exploratory drills.
Last updated: 23 Oct 2006 13:24 GMT
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3D printing and the future of disaster relief
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Protecting Mongolia's parent-less children
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