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Zambian General Elections

The United States congratulates President-elect Hakainde Hichilema on his victory in the August 12 general elections. We congratulate the people of Zambia for exercising their right to vote in historic numbers and welcome commitments from all parties to a peaceful and orderly transition. We look forward to working together with the Zambian government to advance ...
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Zambia’s Elections: Joint Statement Embassies and High Commissions

Joint Statement by the Embassies and High Commissions of Australia, Canada, Japan, Switzerland, the United Kingdom, and the United States Accredited to the Republic of Zambia As longtime friends of Zambia and fellow democracies, we support transparent, peaceful, and credible general elections in Zambia, in accordance with global standards. Free participation in democratic elections is ...
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Security Alert: U. S. Embassy Lusaka, Zambia

Security Alert: U. S. Embassy Lusaka, Zambia – August 10, 2021 Location: Zambia, countrywide Event: Zambia General Election – August 12, 2021. Due to the General Elections on August 12, Thursday August 12 and Friday August 13 have been declared public holidays in Zambia.  In observance, the U.S. Embassy will be closed for regular business on ...
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Chargé d’Affaires Young on Democratic Elections in Zambia

Statement by U.S. Embassy Lusaka Chargé d’Affaires David Young  Democratic Elections in Zambia   LUSAKA– The United States is a friend of Democracy in Zambia and around the world.  We support a free, fair, transparent, and peaceful democratic process.  We support Zambia’s democratic process.  The U.S. Government stands arm in arm with Zambian people and ...
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U.S. Embassy Announces Arrival of Additional COVID Vaccines

LUSAKA–The U.S. Embassy in Lusaka, Zambia is pleased to announce the arrival of an additional 151,200 doses of the Johnson and Johnson COVID-19 vaccine donated by the United States Government as part of its global efforts to fight the coronavirus.  The United States has now donated over 300,000 doses of Johnson and Johnson to Zambia ...
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