COVID-19 Information

COVID-19 Information Country-Specific Information: View U.S. Embassy Lusaka’s Most Recent Alerts As of March 18, Zambia has confirmed cases of COVID-19 within its borders. On March 14, the government announced increased screening, response, and preventative measures, instituted mandatory 14-day self-quarantine and monitoring for persons entering Zambia from any country with confirmed COVID-19 cases, and announced it would require mandatory isolation for any …

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COVID-19 Information

Country-Specific Information: On March 18, 2020, the Zambian Minister of Health confirmed two cases of COVID-19 in Zambia. Any other relevant information. The government has announced increased screenings at airport and border entry points, instituted 14-day monitoring for persons at high risk of COVID-19, are increasing training for clinicians and health workers at select hospitals …

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Consular Open House – U.S. Embassy Lusaka, Zambia

U.S. Embassy Lusaka October 3, 2019, 5-7 p.m. To all U.S. citizens in Zambia – Come meet members of the Embassy’s consular team and learn about consular services, crisis preparedness, and more! Support our Marines who will sell hamburgers and hotdogs. Bring your kids to enjoy the bouncy castle.

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Demonstration Alert – U. S. Embassy Lusaka, Zambia

Demonstration Alert – U. S. Embassy Lusaka, Zambia Location:  Areas include, but are not limited to, Kabulonga, Woodlands, Crossroads, Manda Hill, Long Acres, Lusaka Event:  Demonstrations are ongoing in several areas of Lusaka in response to recent xenophobic attacks in South Africa.  Thousands of youth are protesting and the Embassy has received reports of looting, …

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Message for U.S. Citizens: Mobile Number for Emergencies During Upcoming Holiday Weekend

Please note that due to a system outage, Airtel mobile users are currently unable to reach our Embassy main line at 0211-357-000. We are working on a resolution and expect the number to be functional for Airtel users shortly. In case of an emergency involving a U.S. citizen over the upcoming holiday weekend, if you …

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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Threatened State of Emergency Extended 90 Days (July 13, 2017)

The U.S. Embassy would like to inform all U.S. citizens that the threatened state of emergency announced by the President of the Republic of Zambia on July 5, 2017 was ratified by Zambia’s National Assembly on July 11, and extended for a period of 90 days. Article 31 of the country’s Constitution invokes the Preservation …

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