Guy Scott

 
Zambian elections on Tuesday could determine pivotal issues in its major copper industry
Zambian elections on Tuesday could determine pivotal issues in its major copper industry
The copper industry is the spluttering motor of one of Africa's fastest-growing economies. But hit by plummeting metal prices, accusations of corruption and a hike in taxes, mining companies say production and jobs are at risk unless the new president steps in....
Zambia: Court declares Lungu PF presidential candidate
Zambia: Court declares Lungu PF presidential candidate
Zambia's high court has declared defence minister Edgar Lungu the duly elected presidential candidate of the ruling Patriotic Front (PF), after a...
Things fall apart as Zambia tries to elect a new president
Things fall apart as Zambia tries to elect a new president
After weeks of acrimony, shadow boxing and, at times, violent sparring, the Patriotic Front (PF), finally agreed to hold a general conference to...
Zambia: Scott suspended as head of party over 'unconstitutional conduct'
Zambia: Scott suspended as head of party over 'unconstitutional conduct'
Zambia's ruling party Patriotic Front (PF) said on Friday it had suspended acting president Guy Scott as acting head of the party for...
Zambia: Sata's widow joins the race for presidency
Zambia: Sata's widow joins the race for presidency
The battle for Zambia's presidency became even more of a family affair on Wednesday with late leader Michael Sata's widow joining the race to become...
Emotional send off for Zambia's Michael Sata
Emotional send off for Zambia's Michael Sata
Southern Africa’s political who’s who and other African heads of state gathered in Lusaka for an emotional send off for the late Zambian president...
Zambia's guardian is quite a guy
Zambia's guardian is quite a guy
Three years ago, Sean Christie interviewed Guy Scott in a Slavic café at the Crossroads Mall in Lusaka in the week before the 2011 Zambian...
Zambia: Scott rescinds decision to dismiss Lungu
Zambia: Scott rescinds decision to dismiss Lungu
Zambia's acting president Guy Scott overturned his decision to dismiss the ruling party's chief in a bid to defuse a political conflict that...
Lungu's dismissal sparks riots in Zambia's capital
Lungu's dismissal sparks riots in Zambia's capital
Police and demonstrators clashed early on Tuesday in protests against Zambia's acting president, Guy Scott, who fired the ruling party's...
Zambia: Scott dismisses Lungu as head of party
Zambia: Scott dismisses Lungu as head of party
Acting Zambian leader Guy Scott dismissed a presidential front-runner as secretary-general of the ruling party late on Monday, pointing to a...
The dying abroad of African leaders
The dying abroad of African leaders
Since he assumed power in 2011, President Michael Sata’s health had degenerated, his illness dates back to 2008 when he collapsed and had to be...
President Scott, but for only 90 days
President Scott, but for only 90 days
Zambia named Guy Scott as its interim president on Wednesday following the death of president Michael Sata at a hospital in the United Kingdom on...

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