On the this week's episode of the African Five-a-side podcast, we head to Zambia to name our final starter, an African president who actually liked football.
Kayo Chingonyi's latest poetry collection is a powerful meditation on the cycle of infection, death, and mourning wrought by HIV.
The Zambian state must make better concessions regarding free speech. The people have been demanding that since independence.
Zambian artist, Sampa the Great, returns to the stage in Australia with "An Afro Future." In an interview, she talks reconnecting with her roots and redefining the future.
How Kenneth Kaunda was instrumental in guiding Zambia through its formative years in the absence of war or mass atrocities that blighted many of its neighbors.
The less well-known, and complicated, story of Kenneth Kaunda’s central role in relations between Zambia and the United States.
Legal cases against foreign multinationals in the Central African Copperbelt seek justice for decades of pollution. But activists should also investigate the historical legacies of colonial mining companies.
The introduction to our series, "Capital and Labor," that looks at the current state of the mining industry on the African continent.
Thandika Mkandawire (1940-2020) bravely stood up for social policies and the developmental state.
Where does the idea that Zambia is a Christian nation come from?
The historical novel is in vogue across the continent, challenging how we conceive of the nation, and how we write its histories.
In the 50th year since humans first landed on the moon, we take you back to Zambia's attempt to achieve that feat.
Zambian farmers win ground-breaking legal victory in the UK.
In January 2019, a group of Zambian farmers brought their fight for justice to the UK Supreme Court, in a case with far-reaching implications for multinational companies.
Rungano Nyoni’s brilliant film I Am Not a Witch with humor and grace challenges our expectations put on girls.
In 1994, Zambia was on the cusp of qualifying for the World Cup. After a tragedy wiped out the national team it lost to bad refereeing.
In the unpredictable game of Zambian presidential politics, will the new Socialist Party win a chance to prove that it is different?
Recent Zambian governments and in particular the ruling Patriotic Front (PF) have a history of reaching out to Christianity to manage crises.
Was the 27 years of Kaunda's rule better for Zambians than the neoliberal governments that have ruled there since his departure in 1991?
In Zambians' hurry to get rid themselves of President Kenneth Kaunda, they lost their way in the process.