Edgar Lungu

Rioting in Zambia after president takes narrow election victory

Zambian President Edgar Lungu secured a narrow victory in last week’s general elections, the electoral commission announced Monday, while the opposition decried fraud.

Zambia's opposition claims vote rigged as incumbent pulls ahead

The opposition has claimed that Zambia's presidential elections held Thursday were rigged, as the most recent tally of votes show incumbent Edgar Lungu slightly ahead.

Zambia's Lungu leads in presidential elections

Zambia's incumbent Edgar Lungu took an early lead following last week's presidential elections, according to the country's Electoral Commission on Saturday.