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Zambia holds state funeral for President Sata
Thousands pay tribute to late president whose death left divisions in his governing party.
Last updated: 12 Nov 2014 02:56 GMT
Zambia bids final goodbye to Michael Sata
Funeral procession under way in Lusaka as Zambians pay final respects to president who died in late October.
Last updated: 11 Nov 2014 08:12 GMT
Zambia in budget deficit after spending spree
Ambitious government plans lead to billions in debt.
Last updated: 10 Nov 2014 05:51 GMT
Riots force reinstatement of Zambian official
Acting President Scott, born in Zambia to British parents, reverses decision to fire party's secretary amid violence.
Last updated: 05 Nov 2014 07:19 GMT
Zambia president's remains arrive home
Michael Sata died in a London hospital after a long illness and is to be buried on November 11.
Last updated: 01 Nov 2014 10:46 GMT
Burkina Faso, African leaders and 'sit-tightism'
Welcome to the age of the citizen uprising in Africa.
Last updated: 01 Nov 2014 10:26 GMT
Zambia's President Michael Sata dies
Sata, who was 77, had been receiving treatment in a London hospital for an undisclosed illness.
Last updated: 29 Oct 2014 13:25 GMT
SADC hands Mugabe regional recognition
Zimbabwe's leader given rotating chairmanship of 15-member nation bloc a year after he won disputed presidential polls.
Last updated: 19 Aug 2014 12:31 GMT
Zambia arrests politician over potato jibe
Opposition politician Frank Bwalya arrested and charged with defamation after he compared the president to a potato.
Last updated: 08 Jan 2014 05:48 GMT
Zambia's ex-president barred from leaving
Rupiah Banda has for third time been blocked from leaving the country, pending corruption charges brought against him.
Last updated: 08 Jun 2013 06:34 GMT
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