Tag: Edgar Lungu
Global ratings agency S&P has affirmed Zambia’s long- and short-term foreign and local currency sovereign credit ratings with a negative outlook. This news was overshadowed by the surprise move by Zambian President Lungu over the weekend, as he fired the reserve bank governor with immediate effect and no reason. Ridle Markus, Africa Strategist, Absa Corporate and Investment Banking joins CNBC Africa for more.
Trevor Simumba, Economic and Trade Expert joins CNBC Africa to look at movements shaping the Zambian market space.
Zambia, Africa’s second-largest copper producer, will fine and break ties with mining firms that fail to do this...
Zambia's opposition parties plan to report President Edgar Lungu to the International Criminal Court at the Hague for alleged political violence against his rivals but the president has denied the allegations. CNBC Africa's Fifi Peters spoke to President Lungu's Spokesperson, Amos Chanda for more.
Political dialogue threatened with collapse.
Zambia’s main opposition party filed a motion on Thursday seeking the impeachment of President Edgar Lungu, accusing him of constitutional breaches, the presidency said on Friday. The motion by the opposition United Party...