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:
- Thu - Jun 22, 2017: Graça Machel Visiting Zambia - AllAfrica News: Zambia
[Graça Machel Trust] Lusaka -The United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) in Zambia announces the visit of one of the world's leading advocates for women and children's rights, Mrs. Graça Machel, to Zambia from the 20th to the 22nd June, 2017.
- Wed - Jun 21, 2017: Geingob Brokers Release of 200 Trucks From Zambia - AllAfrica News: Zambia
[New Era] Windhoek -President Hage Geingob's intervention - by personally telephoning his Zambian counterpart Edgar Lungu - has helped secure the release of about 200 of approximately 400 haulage trucks seized in Zambia in February.
- Wed - Jun 21, 2017: Our MPs Are Thieves, Opposition's Mwanza Cries Out - AllAfrica News: Zambia
[Zambia Reports] The colossal amounts of money that our Members of Parliament are raking in terms of allowances, salaries, gratuity, upkeep and other benefits is a pure case of institutionalized theft. It's highway robbery.
- Wed - Jun 21, 2017: Banda's A Bad Political Advisor, Opposition Die Hard Chiluba Says - AllAfrica News: Zambia
[Zambia Reports] The MMD Die hard Youth Wing has told former Lusaka Province MMD Chairperson William Banda to stop commenting on the political situation of the country because he has shown that he is a bad political advisor.
- Wed - Jun 21, 2017: President Kagame Winds Up Zambia Visit - AllAfrica News: Zambia
[New Times] President Paul Kagame yesterday returned from Zambia after a two-day state visit.