The Republic of Zambia is a landlocked nation in Southern Africa. English is the official language of Zambia. The nation gained independence from the UK on October 24 1964. English is used to conduct official business and is also the medium of instruction in Zambian schools.
English is one of the 16 official languages of this landlocked nation. Zimbabwe declared independence from the UK on November 11 1965. It was recognized on April 18 1980. English is used in the judiciary and education systems. It is spoken primarily in the cities.