14-Nov-2022 to 13:47

Zambian student dies fighting in Ukraine war

APA-Lusaka (Zambia) — A Zambian student who was jailed for nine years in Russia over drugs has died fighting in the war in Ukraine, a state official in Lusaka confirmed on Monday.

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14-Oct-2022 to 12:04

Zambia: Telecoms firm partners business body on digital payments

APA-Lusaka (Zambia) — One of Zambia’s leading telecommunication firms has partnered with the Lusaka Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI) in an arrangement that will see members of the business umbrella organisation offering digital payment options to customers.

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11-Oct-2022 to 08:16

Football: Heart complication cuts short Zambian midfielder's career

APA-Lusaka (Zambia) — Zambian international and Brighton & Hove Albion midfielder Enock Mwepu has been forced to cut short his football career after being diagnosed with a hereditary heart condition, the club has announced.

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10-Oct-2022 to 12:48

Lusaka anchors Zambia’s economic performance – Study

APA-Lusaka (Zambia) — The Zambian capital Lusaka accounts for about a quarter of the country’s gross domestic product (GDP) and has a vibrant informal sector that drives economic activity, according to a new study published on Monday.

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03-Oct-2022 to 07:53

Zambia scraps visas for visitors from major source markets

APA-Lusaka (Zambia) — Zambia has lifted visa requirement for travellers from several major source markets such as Canada, China, European Union and the United States in a move aimed at injecting life into a tourism sector negatively impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic.

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27-Sep-2022 to 10:27

6,000 DRC refugees return home from Zambia

APA-Lusaka (Zambia) — UNHCR in junctions with the governments of Zambia and the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), has helped nearly 6,000 Congolese refugees to return home since December 2021.

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14-Sep-2022 to 12:12

Zambia chief prosecutor fears for her life

APA-Lusaka (Zambia) — Zambia’s chief state prosecutor Lillian Siyunyi is fearing for her life after President Hakainde Hichilema’s government withdrew security details previously assigned to protect her, APA learnt here on Wednesday.

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