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Government allocates US$ 20 million for properties in Missions abroad

Government has set aside US$ 20 million to implement the mortgage finance program for rehabilitation, construction and purchase of properties in various Zambian Missions abroad.

Sun, Dec 2, 2018

Chief Justice Ireen Mambilima calls for capacity building in the judiciary

Chief Justice Ireen Mambilima has called for capacity building in the judiciary in order to effectively dispense justice in various specialized divisions of the courts that the new 2016 Constitution has introduced. Justice Mambilima said judicial administration has become a distinctive field and as such Judges and support staff need to specialize in handling of cases.

Tue, Nov 13, 2018

Government to rollout Diaspora Policy

Zambia’s Ambassador to the United States, His Excellency Dr. Ngosa Simbyakula, says Government will soon rollout the Diaspora Policy to engage Zambians living abroad to contribute to national development.

Mon, Nov 5, 2018

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

Zambian Mission in the U.S mourns Ben Kangwa

His Excellency the Ambassador to the United States of America Dr Ngosa Simbyakula and staff at the Embassy of the Republic of Zambia in Washington D.C express deep sadness at the death of veteran journalist and diplomat Ben Kangwa.

Thu, Oct 18, 2018

Government acts to safeguard wildlife and timber

The Zambian Parliamentary Conservation Caucus (ZPCC) has reiterated its commitment to fighting wildlife crime and illegal timber trade. ZPCC Secretary Nickson Chilangwa says Zambia is determined to meet aspirations of the International Conservation Caucus Foundation ICCF group of protecting natural resources.

Tue, Oct 2, 2018

President Edgar Lungu confers with Dr Ngosa Simbyakula

President Edgar Lungu confers with Zambia's Ambassador to the U.S. Dr Ngosa Simbyakula S.C., at the 73rd United Nations General Assembly in New York.

Thu, Sep 27, 2018
Launch of University of Zambia (UNZA) Alumni and Friends of UNZA Foundation

UNZA USA Alumni Launched

The University of Zambia has officially launched the United States of America UNZA Alumni Relations Foundation in Washington DC. The Government of the District of Columbia through the Department of Consumer and Regulatory Affairs Corporations Division issued the Certificate of Registration signed by Superintendent of Corporation Patricia Grays.

Tue, Sep 18, 2018

Zambians In The U.S Cautioned About Incoming Hurricane Florence

The Zambian Embassy in Washington D.C. is advising its nationals in North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia and Maryland, to be on alert and monitor information on the impending Hurricane Florence expected to hit the regions soon.

Wed, Sep 12, 2018

Presentaion on Zambia's Investment Opportunities

Charity Zulu-Mkandawire, the embassy's First Secretary-Trade, recently gave a presentation on Zambia's investment opportunities.

Tue, Aug 14, 2018
Zambia’s Ambassador to the U.S hails Young African Leaders

Zambia’s Ambassador to the U.S hails Young African Leaders

WASHINGTON DC- THURSDAY, August 2, 2018 – Zambia’s Ambassador to the United States of America His Excellency Dr. Ngosa Simbyakula has hailed the U.S government for empowering leadership among the young people through programmes such as the Mandela Washington Fellowship for Young African Leaders (YALI).

Thu, Aug 2, 2018

Zambian delegation at the 2018 U.S. African Trade Summit

Northern Province Permanent Secretary Elias Kamanga says His Excellency the President of the Republic of Zambia Mr. Edgar Chagwa Lungu is focused on implementing the Seventh National Development Plan (7NDP). Mr. Kamanga also said Government is determined to promoting the Northern Circuit of Zambia for investment in various sectors of the country’s economy. He says Government has effectively implemented the decentralization policy by empowering local authorities in the 2018 National Budget.

Tue, Jul 17, 2018

Commerce Minister Christopher Yaluma Leads Zambian Trade Delegation To 2018 AGOA U.S. Forum

Minister of Commerce, Trade and Industry, Christopher Yaluma, is leading a Zambian delegation in Washington DC in the United States for the 17th Africa Growth and Opportunity Act (AGOA) forum. The AGOA forum takes place annually on an alternating basis between sub-Saharan Africa and the U.S. The United States is hosting the seventeenth annual U.S.-sub-Saharan Africa Trade and Economic Cooperation Forum, commonly known as the AGOA Forum, on July 11-12, 2018, at the U.S. Department of State.

Wed, Jul 11, 2018

Ambassador Dr. Simbyakula Presents Credentials to the President of Costa Rica, Carlos Alvarado Quesada

Ambassador Dr. Simbyakula presented credentials to the president of Costa Rica, Carlos Alvarado Quesada on the 4th of July 2018

Tue, Jul 10, 2018

Delegation showcases Zambia at Africa Trade and Investment Global Summit

The Zambian delegation successfully participated and showcased Zambia at the Africa Trade and Investment Global Summit (ATIGS) that took place from 24-26 June, 2018...

Fri, Jun 29, 2018

Commandant Lieutenant General Nathan Mulenga pays courtesy call on the embassy

On Wednesday, June 27, 2018, the Commandant of the Zambia National Service, Lieutenant General Nathan Mulenga paid a courtesy call on the Zambian embassy.

Thu, Jun 28, 2018

Ambassador Dr. Ngosa Simbyakula Presents Credentials

Ambassador Dr. Ngosa Simbyakula Presents Credentials to the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Nicaragua

Thu, Jun 21, 2018

Permanent Secretary for Health Dr. Malama with the U.S Ambassador Dr. Simbyakula

Permanent Secretary for Health Dr. Kennedy Malama pays a courtesy call on the Ambassador to the U.S Dr. Ngosa Simbyakula.

Thu, Jun 21, 2018

Business Opportunities Abound in Zambia, Says Ambassador

If you’re exploring international business ventures, add the Republic of Zambia to your list. Located in south-central Africa, the country offers a wealth of investment opportunities.

During a recent visit to the Los Angeles Sentinel, Dr. Ngosa Simbyakula, Zambian ambassador to the United States, outlined the possibilities for economic success in Zambia.

Los Angeles SentinelThu, Jun 14, 2018 Thu, Jun 14, 2018

WISE Highlights Strides Of Its Work In Zambia

Women's Initiative that Strengthen and Empower (WISE), Project Coordinator Maggie Indopu Wamunyima during a courtesy call in Washington D.C on Zambia’s Ambassador to the United States His Excellency, Dr. Ngosa Simbyakula, S.C. Mrs. Wamunyina was accompanied by WISE president Nila Gorman and WISE Executive Director Evan Haglund. Mrs. Wamunyima who is based in Kaoma District, Western Province, Zambia, is currently visiting the WISE office in the USA.

Thu, May 24, 2018