News & Announcements
Zambia’s founding President KK dies
Thursday, June 17, 2021 - It is with deep sorrow and sadness that we inform you of the passing of our beloved founding father, icon and global statesman, His Excellency Dr. Kenneth David Kaunda, First President of the Republic of Zambia. Dr. Kaunda, who was admitted to Maina Soko Medical Centre in Lusaka, died peacefully Thursday afternoon June 17, 2021 at 14:30 hours. He was 97.
|Thu, Jun 17, 2021
Forbes Names Zambia in Top 7 Places to Visit as Top Billing of Zambia in World Media Continues
Washington D.C., Friday 17 January 2020 – Zambia’s global appeal as one of the world’s pristine tourist and safari destinations continues on an upward trend with the latest top review coming from renowned global media Forbes which has rated the country as one of the best 7 destinations to visit in 2020.
|Fri, Jan 17, 2020
Government set to launch ENT Strategic Plan
WASHINGTON DC- SUNDAY July 16, 2017-First Lady Esther Lungu has announced that Government has developed an Ear Nose and Throat (ENT) Strategic Plan that feeds into the national health plan.
|Wed, Jul 19, 2017
Zambia’s “Yellow Fever-Free” Status Good for Tourism in 2015
Zambia received an early Christmas present when it was declared a yellow fever-free zone by the World Health Organization (WHO) in the run up to the end of year festivities.
|Wed, Feb 4, 2015
|Tue, Feb 3, 2015
Ambassador Mulonda interviewed on Focus Washington
On 4th March, 2014, His Excellency Palan Mulonda was featured on a television program titled “Focus on Washington” to discuss Zambia’s 50th independence, which falls on 24th October, 2014.
|Fri, Mar 14, 2014
Ambassador Dr. Ngosa Simbyakula Presents Credentials
Ambassador Dr. Ngosa Simbyakula Presents Credentials to the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Nicaragua
|Thu, Jun 21, 2018
Message from His Excellency Mr. Palan Mulonda on the Occasion of Zambia's 50th Independence Anniversary
I am honoured to share this message with you as we mark the 50th anniversary Independence celebration of our great country Zambia. I also bring you warm greetings from His Excellency President Michael Chilufya Sata who, on this day and at this time last year...
|Fri, Oct 24, 2014
African Union launches Radio Station for African Ambassadors in USA
The African Union Mission in the United States of America has launched a Radio Station for the African
|Tue, Jun 13, 2017
President Hakainde Hichilema to be Represented by Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation at the 78th Session of the United Nations General Assembly in New York
PRESIDENT HAKAINDE HICHILEMA TO BE REPRESENTED BY MINISTER OF FOREIGN AFFAIRS AND INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION AT THE 78TH SESSION OF THE UNITED NATIONS GENERAL ASSEMBLY IN NEW YORK
The President of the Republic of Zambia, Mr. Hakainde Hichilema will be represented by Hon. Stanley K. Kakubo, M.P, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation at the 78th Session of the United Nations (UN) General Assembly which is taking place from 18th to 26th September, 2023 in New York.
|Mon, Oct 2, 2023
United States Government Toasts Zambia’s Independence
Washington D.C., Saturday, 24 October 2020 — The United States Government has joined in celebrating Zambia’s 56 years of independence with Secretary of State Michael Pompeo sending his country’s best wishes to the peace loving southern African nation.
|Sat, Oct 24, 2020
Zambian Embassy Successfully Conducts U.S First Quarter Tourism Shows
The Embassy of Zambia in Washington D.C has successfully participated in three largest annual travel and adventure tourism shows in the United States of America. Zambia’s Ambassador to the U.S His Excellency Dr Ngosa Simbyakula S.C. says the Mission’s active participation in the shows has raised Zambia’s tourism profile to over 100,000 U.S. travel agents, tour operators and potential tourists who visited the country’s stand at the Travel and Adventure shows that have been held in Washington, Chicago and Los Angeles.
|Sun, Feb 25, 2018
Rule of law crucial for foreign direct investment to Zambia
May 1, 2013 - Zambia’s Ambassador to the United States Palan Mulonda say the judiciary plays a critical role in upholding the rule of law which is a critical parameter for foreign direct investment.
|Wed, May 1, 2013
Dr Simbyakula presents Letters of Credence to Belize Governor General, pays courtesy call on Prime Minister
Belize City, Thursday 19 September 2019 — Zambia’s Ambassador to the United States - with extra accreditation to Belize- Dr Ngosa Simbyakula on Wednesday presented his Letters of Credence to the Central American nation’s Governor General Sir Colville Young and paid a courtesy call on The Right Honorable Prime Minister Dr Dean Barrow in the commercial capital of Belize City.
|Thu, Sep 19, 2019
CDF Transformed, Resources Straight to the People!
Washington D.C., Saturday, 25 September 2021 – Constituency Development Fund (CDF) will be transformed, and each Constituency will operate an annual budget that will take development directly to the people, President Hakainde Hichilema has said.
|Sun, Sep 26, 2021
President Trump Meets Ambassador Kapambwe, Reiterates US Support to Zambia
Washington D.C., Tuesday, July 21, 2020 — United States President Donald J. Trump has met Zambia’s Ambassador to the USA, Lazarous Kapambwe at the White House in Washington D.C. and reiterated US support to Zambia in fighting the COVID-19.
|Wed, Jul 22, 2020
Dr. Ngosa Simbyakula Calls For Closer Ties With Zambian Associations In The USA
Zambia’s Ambassador to the U.S Dr. Ngosa Simbyakula has urged U.S Zambian Associations to work closely with the Embassy in Washington D.C to enhance the welfare of Zambians living in the United States of America. Dr. Simbyakula says Embassies are not only established to maintain and foster bilateral relations but also to promote and protect the interests of its nationals in their host countries.
|Wed, Dec 13, 2017
What To See In Zambia
Zambia is commonly regarded as one of the most beautiful, friendly, diverse and unspoiled countries on the entire African continent.
|Wed, Jul 6, 2016
|Wed, Jul 6, 2016
Zambia Attracts 800 Visitors at Travel Show
February 25, 2014 - The Zambia booth has recorded an estimated 800 visitors at the just ended 10th Annual Travel and Adventure Show held at the Washington Convention Center in Washington, DC.
|Tue, Feb 25, 2014
New H.E Ambassador Of Niger Abdullah Wafy Pays Courtesy Call on H.E Ambassador Dr. Simbyakula
New H.E Ambassador Of Niger Abdullah Wafy Pays Courtesy Call on H.E Ambassador Dr. Simbyakula on May 8th 2019.
|Fri, May 10, 2019
Diaspora Survey Link
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs is in the process of formulating a Diaspora Policy. As part of the policy formulation process, the Ministry has developed a Diaspora Survey.
|Thu, Jul 23, 2015