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:
- Fri - Apr 28, 2017: Former Boxer Chingangu Gets 6 Months for Housebreaking - AllAfrica News: Zambia
[Zambia Reports] Former heavyweight boxer Joseph 'No Pressure' Chingangu has been sentenced to six months imprisonment after being found guilty of house breaking.
- Fri - Apr 28, 2017: 'IMF Conditions Are Bearable' - AllAfrica News: Zambia
[Times of Zambia] FORMER Finance Minister Situmbeko Musokotwane has welcomed the decision by the Government to seek the support of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and that the fund's conditions are bearable.
- Fri - Apr 28, 2017: School Girls Warned Against Cyber Crime - AllAfrica News: Zambia
[Times of Zambia] THE Zambia Information Communication and Technology Authority (ZICTA) has warned girls in schools against an upswing of abuse through cyber crimes.
- Fri - Apr 28, 2017: Junior Chipolopolo to Boycott World Cup? - AllAfrica News: Zambia
[Times of Zambia] CONFUSION is brewing in the Zambia Under-20 camp as players have threatened to boycott playing at the World Cup if their Africa Cup winning bonuses are not paid.
- Fri - Apr 28, 2017: Inflation Remains At 6.7% - AllAfrica News: Zambia
[Times of Zambia] ZAMBIA' annual rate of inflation for April 2017 has remained static at 6.7 per cent as that recorded the previous month.