19-Jan-2022 to 09:42

Main Kariba dam rehabilitation work almost complete – Body

APA-Lusaka (Zambia) — The Zambezi River Authority (ZRA) is this month expected to complete part of the work to rehabilitate Kariba Dam that is jointly shared by Zambia and Zimbabwe and a major source of hydropower generation for the two neighbours, ZRA said on Wednesday.

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05-Jan-2022 to 19:56

Afcon 2021: Could Zambia profit from a Zimbabwe ban?

APA-Lusaka (Zambia) — Zambia's national football team the Chipolopolos are waiting in the wings hoping against the odds to replace Zimbabwe at the 33rd edition of the Africa Cup of Nations which kicks off in Cameroon on January 9th should FIFA act on a ban threat against the Warriors.

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28-Dec-2021 to 09:33

Zambia introduces COVID-19 booster shot

APA-Lusaka (Zambia) — Zambia has introduced COVID-19 booster shots for those seeking extra protection against a virus that has so far claimed more than 3,700 lives in the southern African country.

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21-Dec-2021 to 11:05

Zambia: DRC refugees return home under voluntary repatriation programme

APA-Lusaka (Zambia) — The first 100 of nearly 5,000 refugees who fled violence in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) four years ago left Zambia for home on Tuesday under a voluntary repatriation programme set to continue into 2022.

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21-Dec-2021 to 10:44

Zimbabwe mulls railway link with Zambia’s Kafue town - Minister

APA-Harare (Zimbabwe) — Zimbabwe has secured funding to construct a railway line that will link the capital Harare to Kafue in Zambia and ease the congestion on the main highway connecting the two countries, according to Transport Minister Felix Mhona on Tuesday.

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15-Dec-2021 to 07:58

UK removes 11 African countries from travel red list

APA-Lusaka (Zambia) — The United Kingdom has removed a ban on travellers from Zambia and 10 other African countries in a move seen as a reaction to widespread criticism of alleged discriminatory and “unscientific” responses by the West to the recent emergence of a new COVID-19 variant.

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09-Nov-2021 to 06:36

AU presents observer mission final report on Zambian elections

APA-Lusaka (Zambia) — Former Sierra Leonean president Ernest Koroma has presented to President Hakainde Hichilema the final report of the African Union election observer mission into Zambia’s general elections held in August.

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