The outbreak of the acute diarrhoeal disease has infected around 2,000 people in the past three months, killing more than fifty patients.
Animal rights groups have slammed the decision. The White House says it has not yet finalised allowing trophy hunters in Zimbabwe and Zambia to bring the endangered animals home as trophies.
President Edgar Lungu accuses the opposition of orchestrating the fire, which gutted the main market in Zambia's capital Lusaka, to make the country "ungovernable".
Local and governmental projects hope to offset the toxic effects in a town with one of the highest rates of lead pollution in the world.
Africa has a large amount of farmland with the potential to feed the whole continent, but it's not being fully utilized because of lack mechanisation and investment.
Zambia's opposition leader, Hakainde Hichilema says that the president did not win the election legally.
Opposition leader Hakainde Hichilema alleges some electoral officials are colluding in favour of the governing party.
President Edgar Lungu and main rival Hakainde Hichilema will battle it out at the election polls on Thursday as Zambia votes for their new president.
Lake Kariba's record low water level threatens Zimbabwe and Zambia with hunger, power cuts
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