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 - Mar 29, 2017: Opposition Takes Grievances to Human Rights Commission - AllAfrica News: Zambia
[Zambia Reports] Opposition UPND leader Hakainde Hichilema has taken his grievance with the Patriotic Front government to the Human Rights Commission.
- Wed - Mar 29, 2017: Should Opposition Apologize for Attacks On Journalists? - AllAfrica News: Zambia
[Zambia Reports] The opposition United Progressive People (UPP) have asked UPND leaders to apologize for attacks on journalists meted out yesterday.
- Tue - Mar 28, 2017: Freedom Fighter Wina U-Turns On Marrying Lover, 40 - AllAfrica News: Zambia
[Times of Zambia] FREEDOM fighter Sikota Wina has rescinded his decision to marry 40-year-old Elizabeth Chalikulima after news of their intended matrimony sent social media buzzing.
- Tue - Mar 28, 2017: Food Reserve Agency to Start Exporting Surplus Maize - AllAfrica News: Zambia
[Times of Zambia] Isoka -PRESIDENT Edgar Lungu has said that plans are underway to give the mandate to the Food Reserve Agency (FRA) to be exporting surplus maize.
- Tue - Mar 28, 2017: Govt Reverses Ban on Importing Vegetables, Fruits - AllAfrica News: Zambia
[Times of Zambia] THE Government has reversed the ban on the importation of vegetable and fruit products.