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:
- Thu - Apr 19, 2018: Hwange Colliery Eyes DR Congo, South Africa, Zambia Markets - AllAfrica News: Zambia
[Financial Gazette] Struggling coal producer, Hwange Colliery Company Limited, is eyeing regional markets to widen its revenue streams and earn foreign currency.
- Wed - Apr 18, 2018: Zanaco in Mission Impossible - AllAfrica News: Zambia
[Times of Zambia] Zanaco have a near impossible task of qualifying to the group stage of the 2018 Total CAF Confederation Cup as they today to overturn a 2-0 deficit away to Raja Casablanca tonight at the Stade Mohammad V.
- Wed - Apr 18, 2018: Financial Scandals in Ministries Continue - AllAfrica News: Zambia
[Times of Zambia] Over the past few years, the Auditor-General's Report has been revealing glaring financial impropriety in a number of Government Ministries involving millions of tax payers' money.
- Wed - Apr 18, 2018: Zambia Education Minister Challenges Scientists, Researchers - AllAfrica News: Zambia
[Times of Zambia] Higher Education Minister Nkandu Luo has challenged scientists and researchers in the Southern African Development Community region to simplify and make public their findings and solutions to climate change.
- Wed - Apr 18, 2018: Lusaka Wife to Hang for Killing Husband - AllAfrica News: Zambia
[Times of Zambia] A ninteen-year-old Lusaka wife has been sentenced to death for stabbing her husband to death using a kitchen knife.