THIS picture was taken on 25th October, 1964 right after the first cabinet meeting of the newly independent Zambia. #ZambiaAt55

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Oil on canvas painting of 24th October, 1964 when Dr. Kenneth Kaunda received the instruments of power from the British. #Zambia #Zambia52
Oil on canvas painting of 24th October, 1964 when Dr. Kenneth Kaunda received the instruments of power from the British. #Zambia #Zambia52
DR. Kenneth Kaunda aged 36 at the Africa Freedom Day Town Hall meeting during his visit to New York, USA in 1960. (Photo by William N. Jacobellis) #Zambia #Zambia52
DR. Kenneth Kaunda aged 36 at the Africa Freedom Day Town Hall meeting during his visit to New York, USA in 1960. (Photo by William N. Jacobellis) #Zambia #Zambia52
23rd October, 1964, Independence Stadium, a day before Northern Rhodesia becomes Zambia. #Zambia #Zambia52
23rd October, 1964, Independence Stadium, a day before Northern Rhodesia becomes Zambia. #Zambia #Zambia52

 

 

ON Wednesday 14th May 2008, Late Presidents Michael Sata and Levy Mwanawasa reconciled their differences at a meeting held at State House. #Zambia #Zambia52
ON Wednesday 14th May 2008, Late Presidents Michael Sata and Levy Mwanawasa reconciled their differences at a meeting held at State House. #Zambia #Zambia52
A YOUNG Dr Kenneth Kaunda aged 35, soon after being released from a nine months' imprisonment, which he spent first in Lusaka, then in Salisbury (now Harere) circa 1959 #Zambia #Zambia52
A YOUNG Dr Kenneth Kaunda aged 35, soon after being released from a nine months’ imprisonment, which he spent first in Lusaka, then in Salisbury (now Harere) circa 1959 #Zambia #Zambia52

 

 

FORMER President Dr. K. D. Kaunda and the Late Sir Mwanawina Lewanika III K.B.E., Litunga of Barotseland share a light moment in this undated picture.
FORMER President Dr. K. D. Kaunda and the Late Sir Mwanawina Lewanika III K.B.E., Litunga of Barotseland share a light moment in this undated picture.

 

 

A British representative hands over the instruments of power to Dr. Kenneth Kaunda on Independence Day, 24th October,1964
A British representative hands over the instruments of power to Dr. Kenneth Kaunda on Independence Day, 24th October,1964
HISTORICAL picture of former and first President of Zambia Dr. Kenneth Kaunda with his first Cabinet of Humble Men,1964
HISTORICAL picture of former and first President of Zambia Dr. Kenneth Kaunda with his first Cabinet of Humble Men,1964

 

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Saturday, October 24, 1964; The Birth of A Nation
Saturday, October 24, 1964; The Birth of A Nation
Mainza choona just after landing from the United Kingdom,dancing.He was one of the GREAT leaders of Zambia . Did you know that he was lawyer by profession and formed UNIP which he later handed over to Dr. Kenneth Kaunda? That is how selfless tonga people can be.
Mainza choona just after landing from the United Kingdom,dancing.He was one of the GREAT leaders of Zambia . Did you know that he was lawyer by profession and formed UNIP which he later handed over to Dr. Kenneth Kaunda?
That is how selfless tonga people can be.
 One of the great freedom fighters Mainza Chona with his wife Yolanta circa 1964. Chona was the first president of UNIP and he handed over the leadership of the party to Kaunda when the latter came out of prison. Mainza Chona was tonga by tribe
One of the great freedom fighters Mainza Chona with his wife Yolanta circa 1964.
Chona was the first president of UNIP and he handed over the leadership of the party to Kaunda when the latter came out of prison.
Mainza Chona was tonga by tribe
Zambia’s First President Kenneth David Kaunda (right) with first SADC lawyer graduate and Minister of Home Affairs Mainza Chona.

 

 

Historic Picture featuring some of Zambia’s former Finance Ministers!
L-R Ketele Kalumba, Ng’andu Magande, Edith Nawakwi, Situmbeko Musokotwane, Alexander Chikwanda and Rabson Chongo
#SNAPSHOT IN HISTORY-Dr Levy Patrick Mwanawasa (3 September 1948 – 19 August 2008)

 

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