Zambia

Global Politics

Trouble in Zambia

Zambia is considered one of Africa's most stable countries. But recently, it's hit shaky ground. A controversial election and rising food prices are putting the young democracy to the test. The World's Laura Lynch has details.

Geo answer

Today's answer is Zambia, home to the largest population of wild hippos on earth. Anchor Marco Werman speaks with Brady Barr, host of "Dangerous Encounters" on the National Geographic Channel. He was in Zambia for his latest episode, entitled "Undercover Hippo."

Zambian Goldman Prize Winner

Hammerskjoeld Simwinga's work to end elephant poaching and promote community development in Zambia has won him this year's Goldman Environmental Prize for Africa.

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