Political Economy Summary
|Independence||24 October 1964|
|Head of State & Govt||H.E. Edgar Lungu|
|Minister of Foreign Affairs||Joseph Malanji|
|Minister of Finance||Bwalya Ng'andu|
|Central Bank Govenor||Denny Kalyalya|
|Next National Elections Date||2021|
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Zambia’s economy has been recovering due to improvements in copper prices and expansion of copper mining production. The Zambian mining industry went through a recession ...
Zambia has been a relatively stable country since its independence in 1964. This is in contrast to several neighbouring countries, which have experienced civil war ...
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Interview about the looming public debt crisis in the Southern African Development Community (SADC) focused on the its source and what governments can do to ...
Interview about the Zambia's planned audit of all mining firms' tax compliance over the past six years. The interview also analyses the constraints that African ...
Interview about the current situation in Zambia with Hakainde Hichilema who was arrested for treason and is current awaiting his court ruling. The interview also ...