COAT OF ARMS
|Capital: LusakaGovernment: Unitary Presidential Republic
Current President: Edgar Lungu
Population: 14,600,000 (2014)
Land Size: 752,614 sq km (290,586 sq miles)
Major Ethnic Groups:
- Wed - Jul 26, 2017: Student Arrested For 'Insulting' President Lungu - AllAfrica News: Zambia
[Zambia Reports] Musician and political commentator Chama Fumba, popularly known as Pilato has branded as stupid the arrest of 35-year old DMI St Eugene student Edward Makayi over a facebook posting allegedly insulting President Edgar Lungu.
- Wed - Jul 26, 2017: Catholic Bishops Brief Lungu On Hichilema Caucus - AllAfrica News: Zambia
[Zambia Reports] The Catholic Bishops have continued paving way for dialogue between President Edgar Lungu and incarcerated UPND president Hakainde Hichilema with the clergy conferring once more with the Head of State.
- Wed - Jul 26, 2017: Zambian Chevening Scholars Donate to Charity - AllAfrica News: Zambia
[PR Newswire] London -The Acting High Commissioner Andrew Hamilton has commended the Zambian Chevening Alumni for donating eight (8) computers and a financial donation to a charity in Lusaka.
- Wed - Jul 26, 2017: SA, Zambia Must Fulfil Trade Commitments - AllAfrica News: Zambia
[SAnews.gov.za] Zambian Finance Minister Felix Mutati says South African and Zambian companies must build on the commitments made by the Heads of State of the two countries.
- Wed - Jul 26, 2017: 'Zambia Week' to Be Held in China to Strengthen Ties - AllAfrica News: Zambia
[Focac] Lusaka -Zambian Vice-President Inonge Wina is expected to grace the "Zambia Week" which opens in China this week meant to showcase the country's investment potential, a government official said on Tuesday.