Emirates Airline from 1st February 2012, will be launching new service to Lusaka in Zambia and Harare in Zimbabwe. The new flight, which will operate on the routing Dubai - Lusaka - Harare - Lusaka - Dubai, will be flown five times a week on board Airbus A330-200 aircraft.
EK713 DXB 0925 - 1450 LUN 1620 - 172O HRE 332 x46
EK714 HRE 1920 - 2020 LUN 2150 - 0710+1 DXB 332 x46
There is a steady flow of traffic from the U.K as well as India to these countries, and it seems that Emirates is planning to tap into connecting these markets.