COAT OF ARMS
Government: 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:
- Tue - Jan 23, 2018: Kasolo Takes Swipe At Chipata Council - AllAfrica News: Zambia
[Times of Zambia] Eastern Province Permanent Secretary Chanda Kasolo has taken a swipe at Chipata City Council management for tasking council police to collect daily revenue from the markets a responsibility outside their line of duty.
- Tue - Jan 23, 2018: Safeguard Last Year's Harvest, Farmers Urged - AllAfrica News: Zambia
[Times of Zambia] Government has urged farmers to safeguard last year's harvest because it will be helpful with the unpredictable weather pattern the country is facing.
- Tue - Jan 23, 2018: Permanent Secretary Urges Positive Work Culture to Enhance Productivity - AllAfrica News: Zambia
[Times of Zambia] Ministry of Labour and Social Security permanent secretary Barnaby Mulenga has said there is need to adopt and implement positive work culture in order to enhance productivity in the country.
- Tue - Jan 23, 2018: Behaviour of Copperbelt University Lecturers Absurd - Minister Luo - AllAfrica News: Zambia
[Zambia Reports] Minister of Higher Education Professor Nkandu Luo has described as absurd the behaviour of Copperbelt University who locked up vice chancellor prof. Naison Ngoma in his office.
- Tue - Jan 23, 2018: Ruling Party Youth Leader On Copperbelt Quits Post - AllAfrica News: Zambia
[Zambia Reports] Suspended Patriotic Front Copperbelt vice chairman Stanley Chandindi and provincial youth secretary Christopher Kalenge have resigned from their positions with immediate effect.