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ISS: Zambia’s new president takes aim at the security sector

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The region’s securocrats are no doubt unsettled by Hichilema’s decisive action to replace the country’s entire security leadership. President Hakainde Hichilema has wasted no time...

ISS: Zambians vote for economic reform

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The election result was less about Hichilema’s popularity and more an expression of frustration with Lungu’s economic management. Almost five million Zambians came out to...

Zambian president Lungu concedes defeat after rival’s landslide win

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Zambian President Edgar Lungu conceded defeat on Monday after a landslide election win by opposition leader Hakainde Hichilema, marking the southern African country’s third...

Zambia counting votes with internet restrictions still in force

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Zambia prepared on Friday to begin announcing results of a tight presidential election between top contenders President Edgar Lungu and main rival Hakainde Hichilema...

Zambians vote in presidential election seen as too close to call

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Zambians started voting on Thursday in an election showdown between President Edgar Lungu and main opposition rival Hakainde Hichilema that looks too tight to...

ISS: Amid economic collapse, Zambians head to the polls

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Despite soldiers being deployed to the streets, voter apathy during a financial crisis is the real threat to democracy. Zambians head to the polls on...

Zambia showcases new military hardware during military parade

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The Zambia National Defence Force paraded previously unseen military hardware during a parade in the capital Lusaka, including truck-mounted mortars and armoured personnel carriers. The...

US donates personal protective equipment to Zambian Ministry of Defence

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Lieutenant Colonel Erick Jordan, the US Embassy Zambia's senior defence official and defence attache, turned over personal protective equipment (PPE) and other infection control...

Zambian police take delivery of dozens of new vehicles

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The Zambian Police Service has taken delivery of 50 new vehicles which government says will help improve force capacity to maintain law and order. The...

ISS: Migrant smugglers are profiting from travel restrictions

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Travel and movement restrictions do not deter people from fleeing conflict, violence and dangerous and inhumane conditions – they merely drive more people to...

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SANDF missing the communication target

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Former defence and military veterans minister Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula on a number of occasions said words to the effect South Africans have to decide what...