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Parliament

Parliament of Zambia

CPA Branch President(s): Rt Hon. Patrick Matibini, SC, MP, Speaker of the National Assembly of Zambia

Presiding Officer(s): Rt Hon. Patrick Matibini, SC, MP, Speaker of the National Assembly of Zambia

Joined the Commonwealth: 24 October 1964

CPA Branch formed: 1 January 1948

Unicameral/Bicameral: Unicameral

Parliament website: http://www.parliament.gov.zm/

Number of Departmental/Ministry Oversight Committees: 14 (Committee on Agriculture, Lands and Natural Resources; Committee on Media, Information and Communication Technologies; Committee on Education, Science and Technology; Committee on Energy, Water Development and Tourism; Committee on Health, Community Development and Social Services; Committee on Legal Affairs, Human Rights, National Guidance, Gender Matters and Governance; Committee on Local Government Accounts; Committee on Local Governance, Housing and Chiefs' Affairs; Committee on National Economy, Trade and Labour Matters; Committee on National Security and Foreign Affairs; Committee on Parastatal Bodies; Committee on Cabinet Affairs; Committee on Transport, Works and Supply; Committee on Youth, Sport and Child Matters)

Number of Joint Committees (if bicameral): N/A

Names of House Management (such as Privileges or Procedure) Committees: Standing Orders Committee, House Business Committee, Committee on Privileges, Absences and Support Services, Reforms and Modernisation Committee


Articles in The Parliamentarian (2013-2021):


 

Cecilia Mbewe
Clerk of the National Assembly
National Assembly of Zambia clerk@parliament.gov.zm
Rt. Hon. Patrick Matibini
Speaker of the National Assembly
National Assembly of Zambia pmatibini@parliament.gov.zm

Key Facts

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Population
13,881,336
Date of Independence
24 Oct 1964
CPA Branch Formed
24 Oct 1964
Voting Age
18
Seat of Parliament
Lusaka