The cholera outbreak in Lusaka is giving psychological torment to the Zambian national team.
The Chipolopolo CHAN squard faced serious difficulties in accessing Airport lounges and accommodation.
In Morocco Hotel owners refused to accommodate the Zambian delegation fearing that the lads could be carrying the cholera bacteria.
The owners of a named luxury hotel where Zambia was scheduled to camp, informed CAF president Ahmad Ahmad that they would not accommodate any Zambian delegation.
Officials were forced to look for accommodation elsewhere.
Earlier in Dubai, the authorities only allowed the delegation to land during the night.
Meanwhile in South Africa, Orland Pirate players and officials almost refused to shake hands with chipolopolo players during the friendly match played.
Zambia beat Orlando Pirates 3-1 in preparation for the CHAN tournament which kicks off in Morocco this weekend.