Government of the Republic of Zambia
Zambia is a republican state with the Executive, Legislature and the Judiciary operating as autonomous organs of Government.
The President is the head of the Executive and he is also the Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces. He appoints his Vice President and members of the Cabinet. The current President of the Republic is Mr. Michael Chilufya Sata. The Vice President is Dr. Guy Scott.
The Legislature is the National Assembly or Parliament and is led by the Speaker who is elected by Members of Parliament.
The Judiciary, headed by the Chief Justice, comprises the Supreme Court, the High Court and the Subordinate Courts.
The current Cabinet is as follows:
|1.||Ministry of Finance and National Planning||Mr. Alexander Chikwanda, M.P|
|2.||Ministry of Justice||Mr. Winter Kabimba, MP|
|3.||Ministry of Defence||Mr. Edgar Lungu, M.P|
|4.||Ministry of Home Affairs||Mr. Ngosa Symbyakula, MP|
|5.||Ministry of Health||Dr. Joseph Kasonde, M.P|
|6.||Ministry of Foreign Affairs||Mr. Harry Kalaba, M.P|
|7.||Ministry of Agriculture and Livestock||Mr. Whybur Simuusa, M.P|
|8.||Ministry of Information and Broadcasting||Dr. Joseph Katema, M.P|
|9.||Ministry of Commerce, Trade and Industry||Mr. Robert Sichinga, M.P|
|10.||Ministry of Local Government and Housing||Mr. Emmanuel Chenda, M.P|
|11.||Minister of Mines, Energy and Water Development||Mr. Christopher Yaluma, M.P|
|12.||Ministry of Tourism and Arts||Ms. Silvia Masebo,MP|
|13.||Ministry of Labour and Social secuty||Mr. Fackson Shamenda, M.P|
|14.||Ministry of Education, Science, Vocational Training and Early Education||Dr. John N. Phiri, M.P|
|15.||Ministry of Lands, Natural Resource and Environmental Protection||Mr. Mwansa Kapeya, M.P|
|16.||Ministry of Community Development, Mother and Child Health||Ms. Emerine Kabanshi, M.P|
|17.||Ministry of Transport, Works Supply and Communication||Mr. Yamfwa Mukanga, M.P|
|8.||Ministry or Gender and Development||Mrs. Inonge Wina, M.P|
|19.||Ministry of Sports and Youth||Mr. Chishimba Kambwili, M.P|
|20.||Ministry Chiefs and Traditional Affairs||Prof. Nkandu Luo, M.p|