COAT OF ARMS
Current President: Edgar Lungu
Population: 14,600,000 (2014)
Land Size: 752,614 sq km (290,586 sq miles)
Major Ethnic Groups:
- Fri - Feb 24, 2017: Disaster Management Unit Is Itself a Disaster - AllAfrica News: Zambia
[Zambia Reports] It is surprising that a country which has struggled with a good rainfall pattern, can fail to prepare for the blessing its people have been praying for. A certain leader even mocked the opposition to urinate in the Kariba Dam, so that the water levels can improve.
- Fri - Feb 24, 2017: Inflation Drops to 6.8% in February - AllAfrica News: Zambia
[Focac] Lusaka -Zambia's year-on year inflation slowed down by 0.2 percentage points in February, its statistics agency said on Thursday.
- Thu - Feb 23, 2017: HM the King Sends Thanks Letter to Zambian Pres. Following Official Visit to Zambia - AllAfrica News: Zambia
[MAP] Rabat -HM King Mohammed VI sent a letter of thanks to the President of the Republic of Zambia, H.E. Edgar Chagwa Lungu, following the Sovereign's official visit to Zambia.
- Thu - Feb 23, 2017: HM the King Leaves Lusaka After Official Visit to Zambia - AllAfrica News: Zambia
[MAP] Lusaka -HM King Mohammed VI, accompanied by HH Prince Moulay Ismail, left on Thursday afternoon Lusaka after an official visit to the Republic of Zambia.
- Wed - Feb 22, 2017: 'Politician Kambwili Grows Wiser in the Absence Of 'Real' Authority' - AllAfrica News: Zambia
[Zambia Reports] Roan MP Chishimba Kambwili has seemingly grown wiser and humble after losing his lofty government position. Whether this is genuine only time will tell.