News & Announcements
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
Promoting Renewable Energy Investment in Zambia
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|Wed, Aug 3, 2016
Renowned Jazz Guitarist Robert Mwamba Pays Courtesy Call On The Embassy
Robert Mwamba is a Zambian-born jazz guitarist who's Debut Album "Coastin'' features 3 Grammy Award Winning Artists and a Grammy Nominee.
He will be performing at the nation's finest Jazz club ,Blues Alley in Washington DC with special guest star Cynda Williams on Wednesday June 26, 2019 for two Shows only at .8pm & 10pm
Cynda Williams has co-starred with icons such as Denzel Washington and Wesley Snipes in the Oscar Award film "Mo Better Blues" and has had a number one R&B Single "Harlem Blues".
|Tue, Jun 18, 2019
Roundtable on Zambia's Leadership in Sustainable Development and Climate Change Resilience
August 8, 2014 - On the occasion of the US-Africa Leaders Summit, World Wildlife Fund (WWF) had the honor of hosting a roundtable dialogue with the Vice President of the Republic of Zambia, His Excellency Dr. Guy Scott, to discuss environmental sustainability considerations in Zambia’s economic development.
|Fri, Aug 8, 2014
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
Sheryl Stumbras Appointed New USAID Director for Zambia
Washington D.C., 22nd July 2019 - Sheryl Stumbras, a member of the United States Senior Foreign Service is the new USAID/Zambia Mission Director. Stumbras was sworn in at a ceremony at the State Department in Washington July 18. The ceremony was witnessed by Zambia’s Ambassador to the United Dr Ngosa Simbyakula...
|Mon, Jul 22, 2019
Speedy hippo chases tour boat in Zambia
A safari tour guide in Zambia had a big surprise when travelling on his boat after a huge hippo started to chase it at high speed.
The guide in South Luangwa National Park had to speed up the boat as the hippo launched itself out of the water.
Hippos are big creatures and can be easily angered. They can move very quickly and can be very dangerous.
Fortunately the boat proved too quick and everyone got away safely.
|Children's BBC (CBBC)Thu, Jan 15, 2015
|Wed, Jan 21, 2015
Starkey Hearing Foundation hails First Lady Esther Lungu
WASHINGTON DC- TUESDAY, July 18, 2017 - The Starkey Hearing Foundation has commended First Lady Esther Lungu for the leadership she has demonstrated in Zambia which has seen the establishment of the first ever hearing training institute in the country.
|Mon, Jul 10, 2017
The 61st Annual American Collage of Obstetricians and Gynecologists Conference opens in New Orleans, Louisiana
May 7, 2013 - First Lady Dr Christine Kaseba Sata yesterday joined about a thousand Obstetricians and Gynecologist at the officials opening of the 61st Annual Collage of Obstetricians and Gynecologist (ACOG) New Orleans, Louisiana.
|Tue, May 7, 2013
The African Diaspora Marketplace III Business Plan Competition Application Is Now Live!
The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) and Western Union have launched the third round of the African Diaspora Marketplace business plan competition (ADM III). Successful ADM III applicants...
|Sun, Jan 11, 2015
The Auditor General’s Office to sign MoU with the Public Procurement Authority
October 6th, 2014 - The Auditor General’s Office to sign MoU with the Public Procurement Authority
|Wed, Oct 8, 2014
The Chamuka Royal Establishment Embarks On Land Empowerment
The Chamuka Royal Establishment of the Lenje-speaking people in Chisamba district of Central Province has embarked on a land empowerment programme for women and youths. His Royal Highness, Chief Chamuka says his chiefdom in collaboration with Government is working on a Social Tenure Domain Model (STDM) system to provide certificate of occupancy by certifying customary land.
|Thu, Mar 29, 2018
The Death of His Excellency, Mr. Michael Chilufya Sata: Statement on the Economy by the Secretary to the Treasury Mr. Fredson Yamba
Countrymen and women, Tuesday, 28th October 2014, will forever be remembered as the day when our President, Mr. Michael Chilufya Sata, bid farewell to us to rest in the eternal presence of the Almighty. His vision was anchored on inclusive growth for all through sustained high rates of economic growth, job creation and poverty alleviation. This is the legacy he has left with us.
|Thu, Oct 30, 2014
The trending travel bug in Zambia
|Wed, Jun 10, 2015
|Wed, Jun 10, 2015
The unrivaled Zambian culture
An amalgam of traditions, norms and values of a diverse people from over 70 ethnic groups make up the Zambian culture.
|Lusaka TimesMon, Jun 13, 2016
|Mon, Jun 13, 2016
The Zambian Embassy Refutes Visa Free Travel Policy To The US
WASHINGTON DC- Tuesday May 30th, 2017-The Zambian Embassy in Washington D.C has refuted online media reports suggesting that United States President, Donald Trump has signed an executive order to allow all Zambian nationals travel to the United States without visas.
|Tue, May 30, 2017
Thornicroft Giraffe - Made in Zambia
Did you know that the thornicroft giraffe is only found in Zambia?
|Tue, Jan 6, 2015
Trade Delegation From Zambia Pays Courtesy Call On The Embassy
On 7th June, 2019, representatives from Ministry of Commerce, Trade and Industry, Zambia Revenue Authority, Zambia Chamber of Commerce and Industry and the Customs Clearing Agents Associations, paid a courtesy call on His Excellency Dr. Ngosa Simbyakula, SC, and the Diplomatic Staff.
|Wed, Jun 12, 2019
Trump's Administration To Continue With AGOA
PRESIDENT Donald Trump’s administration considers Africa as a priority economic partner and will continue implementing the African Growth and Opportunity Act (AGOA), two senior United States (US) government officials have said.
|Times of ZambiaMon, Aug 7, 2017
|Mon, Aug 7, 2017
U.S Government congratulates Zambia
U.S Secretary of State Michael Pompeo has congratulated the people of Zambia on the country's 54th independence anniversary. Mr Pompeo has also hailed the bilateral relations between the U.S and Zambia.
|Wed, Oct 24, 2018