Why is homosexuality still taboo in many African countries?
With Zambia imprisoning two men to 15 years for gay sex and Uganda detaining LGBQ+ activists, an African continent is a difficult place for homosexuals. Why is that?
Zambia vs. Vedanta: Could the government be paving the way for a Chinese buyer?
Zambia's largest copper mining operation, KCM, has been liquidated. Many are asking now if the country could repossess private mining operations in a bid to shore up financing amid rising debt levels.
Is China taking over Zambia businesses?
Zambia's economy is in the tight grip of Chinese loans, a practice which has been described as dasabi, Chinese for throwing money around, mostly in secret, to ascertain influence. And Beijing-backed firms are assuming long term control of key Zambian assets.
China in Africa: The Zambia experience
Many Africans are worried by the increasing presence of China on the continent. But how much is China really involved? A DW team traveled to Zambia to investigate how China has taken control of key infrastructure.Many Africans are worried by the increasing presence of China on the continent. But how much is China really involved? A DW team traveled to Zambia to investigate how China has taken control of key infrastructure.
Zambia gives Congo refugees space to build businesses
Zambia gives Congo refugees space to build businesses.
Monthly holiday for Zambian women
Zambia's government has passed a bill that allows women take a day off work every month because of their menstrual cycle. Already, some see this as bad for business and economic growth.
Zambia's President Edgar Lungu faces challenge to fix economy
Countries around the world are being hit by the falling price of commodities – from oil to natural gas, minerals to raw materials. Among them is Zambia. The country's new president Edgar Lungu wants to fix the economy.
Results expected in Zambian elections marred by pre-vote violence
With voting counting now underway, results are expected late on Friday in Zambia's presidential and parliamentary elections.