COAT OF ARMS
Government: Unitary Presidential Republic
Current President: Edgar Lungu
Population: 15.972 million (2017)
Land Size: 752,614 sq km (290,586 sq miles)
Major Ethnic Groups:
- Fri - Feb 15, 2019: All Even in Group C As Kotoko Beat Zesco - AllAfrica News: Zambia
[CAF] Asante Kotoko recorded their first win of the group stage after beating Zesco United 2-1 in Kumasi on Wednesday.
- Fri - Feb 15, 2019: President Bids Farewell to Ambassadors of Zambia, Liberia - AllAfrica News: Zambia
[ENA] Addis Ababa -President Sahlework Zewdie bid farewell today to the ambassadors of Liberia and Zambia. During the occasion, Zambia's Ambassador to Ethiopia Susan Sikaneta said she "has witnessed a lot of changes in Ethiopia, especially after premier Abiy Ahmed came to power. I really feel joy for Africa. We've got a leader who can do many things in such a short time."
- Wed - Feb 13, 2019: Lwandamina Aims Kotoko Scalp to Stay Top - AllAfrica News: Zambia
[CAF] Zesco United coach George Lwandamina says they are not gambling on getting a draw away in Kumasi on Wednesday against Asante Kotoko but aiming to stay top of Group C.
- Mon - Feb 11, 2019: Opposition Leader Hakainde Hichilema Claims President Edgar Lungu Tried to Assassinate Him - AllAfrica News: Zambia
[Daily Maverick] Police say they will investigate the incident - but who will they investigate?
- Fri - Feb 8, 2019: Stanbic Funds Lusaka Mall - AllAfrica News: Zambia
[The Herald] Banking group, Stanbic Bank Zambia, has signed a multi-million dollar loan facility with Vertigo Properties for the completion of a shopping complex -- Pinnacle Mall in Lusaka.