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50 years of Zambia’s independence

Independence is something worth celebrating and Zambia’s got 50 reasons to make a fuss of freedom in 2014.

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My life with leopards safari

Join Fransje van Riel and Graham Cooke on a special safari as they celebrate the 20th anniversary of the release of two leopard cubs in Zambia’s South Luangwa Valley.

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A sports academy for Zambia’s orphans

The Nomad Sports Academy is the only sports academy for orphans and underprivileged children in Zambia, offering these children not only a place to sleep and eat, but a chance to do something amazing with their lives.

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Three reasons to visit the Lower Zambezi

The Lower Zambezi in South-Eastern Zambia lies directly opposite its well-known neighbour, Zimbabwe’s Mana Pools. The park consists of over 4000km2 of wilderness and there is a rawness and beauty to it which isn’t found anywhere else in Southern Africa.

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The Lower Zambezi beneath a copper sky

An Australian company’s scheme to mine copper in one of Zambia’s most pristine national parks.

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Travelling into Zambia: South Luangwa

Follow Jeff and Kerryn as they continue their journey and travel into Zambia through South Luangwa.

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The fight to save Nsumbu

In a far-flung corner of Zambia on the shores of Lake Tanganyika, a fledgling conservation organisation is making waves in an effort to help protect a biological wonder under threat… Nsumbu National Park. Sharon van Wyk took several cars, planes and boats to investigate.

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collaring wild dogs

Wild dogs collared in the name of research

An alpha female has been re-collared and two young wild dogs collared for the first time in the 13 member-strong pack at Liuwa Plain National Park in Zambia, in anticipation of a natural split in the group. Read the full story here.

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Travelling to Chundu Island

This blogger leaves Zambia to explore Chundu Island in the Zambezi River on the Zimbabwe side of Victoria Falls.

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A baby ellie takes a nap

When it’s hot outside the cool tiled floor of Mfuwe Lodge’s reception area is the perfect spot for a quick snooze for this baby elephant.

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