ZAMBIA is back in the champions league, declared President Hakainde Hichilema yesterday in his address to the European Union Parliament, which honoured him with a standing ovation. Addressing the EU Parliament in Brussels, Belgium, Thursday, President Hichilema said the country was back in business and looking forward to working with the EU in reviving its economy. “Our economy is open for business. Ladies and gentlemen, once more, our economy is open for business. Zambia is back in business, as you would say it in football here in Europe, like Africa is a land of football, we are back in the champions league. We look to you our partners to work with us in establishing financial assistance packages that aid research,…...

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