Zambia en Zambian election results check Chinese influence in Africa <p> JOHANNESBURG &mdash; Fiery Michael Sata won election as Zambia&rsquo;s president on his fourth attempt, delivering a heavy blow to Chinese influence in Africa.</p> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Africa Zambia Business Elections Sun, 25 Sep 2011 12:47:24 +0000 Erin Conway-Smith 5676113 at On Location: Zambezi River <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subhead"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <!--paging_filter--><p>Tourism fuels development along the Zambezi river.</p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-label">Byline:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Vanessa Lucas and Nick Ball </div> </div> </div> <p>As river rafting season begins, Zambian guides say work with tourists is improving the lives of locals.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-copyright"> <div class="field-label">Copyright/Source:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> GlobalPost </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-lead-image"> <div class="field-label">Still Frame:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_lead_image" width="640" height="360" alt="On Location: Zambezi River " src="" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-datestamp field-field-publish-date"> <div class="field-label">Publish Date:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">2011:11:08 06:15</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="vid-wrapper"> <script type="text/javascript"> //not in site and viewNode("60577ffc58a3d", {player_profile:"_gp3_full", server_detection:true}); </script> </div> Africa Africa development On Location Tourism Travel/Tourism Zambezi River Zambezi River Guides Zambia Tue, 08 Nov 2011 11:15:00 +0000 Vanessa Lucas and Nick Ball 5679044 at Baboons terrorize Zimbabwe-Zambia border post <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subhead"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Hundreds of baboons come daily to the Zimbabwean side of the Chirundu One-Stop Border Post, snatching travelers' luggage and raiding transport trucks in their search for food. </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Erin Conway-Smith </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p> JOHANNESBURG, South Africa &mdash; Troops of<a href=""> baboons</a> are causing havoc at a Zimbabwe-Zambia border post, snatching travelers&#39; luggage and raiding trucks for food.</p> <p> The baboons come in the hundreds every day to the Zimbabwean side of the crossing at the Chirundu One-Stop Border Post, <a href="">NewsDay reported</a>. The border area is &quot;littered with stool.&quot;</p> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Africa Travel/Tourism Zambia Wildlife News Zimbabwe Weird Wide Web Tue, 31 Jan 2012 14:45:00 +0000 Erin Conway-Smith 5689638 at Zambia bans game hunting of lions and leopards as populations fall The Zambian government has decided to ban the big-game hunting of lions and leopards within its borders, a considerable turn around for a country popular with trophy-seekers.<p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Africa wildlife Zambia Wildlife News Science Fri, 11 Jan 2013 13:27:10 +0000 Faine Greenwood 5733132 at HIV cure: a game changer or just a lucky little girl? DENVER — This week’s scientific report on the “functional cure” of a HIV-infected infant has set the world’s media ablaze with discussion and speculation. Is this truly a “game-changer,” as media outlets like NPR have reported?<p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Africa Angola Ethiopia HIV/AIDS Zambia Commentary Science South Africa Technology Health United States Sun, 10 Mar 2013 12:42:00 +0000 Randal Kuhn and Benjamin Young 5776190 at Rupiah Banda: Ex-president of Zambia arrested Banda was questioned for close to three hours after his arrest related to the oil deal Monday before he was released on bail.<p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Africa Need to Know World Leaders Zambia Mon, 25 Mar 2013 12:31:00 +0000 Jill Langlois 5793166 at Zambia couple charged with engaging in homosexual acts James Mwape and Philip Mubiana, both 22, were charged with four counts of committing "unnatural" sexual acts in Zambia, where homosexual acts can lead to a jail sentence of up to 14 years under the country's law.<p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Africa Need to Know Zambia Wed, 08 May 2013 18:47:15 +0000 Jill Langlois 5833634 at Zambia court frees 54 separatists charged with treason Without giving any further reason for its decision, the prosecution told magistrate Aridah Chulu that it had decided not to proceed with the charges.<p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Africa Zambia Want to Know Fri, 29 Nov 2013 23:26:12 +0000 Jill Langlois 6004563 at