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Hakainde Hichilema (born 4 June 1962) is a Zambian businessman and politician who is the seventh and current president of Zambia since 24 August 2021. After having contested five previous elections in 2006, 2008, 2011, 2015 and 2016, he won the 2021 presidential election with over 59% of the vote. He has led the United Party for National Development since 2006.

Challenge Laid for Farmers

[Times of Zambia] IT seems the trips being undertaken by President Hakainde Hichilema are bearing unimaginable results as evident by the many deals scored with the farmers now put under pressure not only to satisfy the local market but outside as well.

Public Private Dialogue Forum Set for Launch

[Times of Zambia] President Hakainde Hichilema is today expected to launch the Public Private Dialogue (PPD) Forum, which seeks to strengthen private sector engagement in Zambia's economic development.

Zambian President Meets With Somalia FM

[Shabelle] Zambian President Hakainde Hichilema on Monday held talks with Somalia's Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Relations Abdisaid Muse Ali where they pledged to enhance the bilateral cooperation between the two countries.

‘Change Narrative for Correctional Appartments’

[Times of Zambia] Having experienced the filthy and inhuman conditions as a 'former client' in correctional 'apartments', President Hakainde Hichilema has tasked the Zambia Correctional Service (ZCS) Commission to change the narrative for the better.

Hichilema On Right Path in Marketing Zambia

[Times of Zambia] President Hakainde Hichilema has had a tight schedule at the 35th Ordinary session of the African Union Assembly in Addis Ababa Ethiopia.

Zambia’s New Leadership and the Stakes for Africa

[USIP] Washington, DC -- Newly elected President Hichilema vows to repair eroded democracy and a 'mountain' of debt. Weeks after his election to lead his southern African nation, Zambian President Hakainde Hichilema vowed to reverse his country's recen...

New Zambian President to Make First Trip Abroad for UN Meet

[Independent (Kampala)] Lusaka, Zambia -- Zambian President Hakainde Hichilema will make his first trip outside the country since winning last month's elections by attending the United Nations (UN) General Assembly, his office said Saturday.

Hichilema’s Victory in Zambia Shows the Way for Cummings

[New Republic] London -- AFTER six attempts at the presidency, Zambian businessman Hakainde Hichilema finally made it to the top office in his country when he overwhelmingly defeated the incumbent, President Edgar Lungu, in the election on August 12.

Calls for Lean Cabinet Timely

[Times of Zambia] THE goodwill Zambia has gained for conducting peaceful general elections on August 12, followed by the peaceful transfer of power from the sixth President to the seventh one, won praise and respect from many local, regional and intern...

Hakainde Hichilema Takes Aoath

[Cameroon Tribune] The New President has been sworn in during an unprecedented ceremony in the capital Lusaka on Tuesday August 24, 2021.

Hichilema Promises to Maintain Multilateral Ties

[Daily News] PRESIDENT Samia Suluhu Hassan yesterday attended the inauguration of Zambia's President Hakainde Hichilema in Lusaka with the latter promising to continue maintaining State ties.