National Flag of Zambia

national flag of zambia

Last Updated on May 14, 2020 by admin

National Flag of Zambia was adopted on April 18, 1980. Gabriel Ellison designed this Zambia’s national flag.

Technical Specifications of Zambia’s Flag:

  • Adopted: 24 October 1964 (modified in 1996)
  • Proportion: 3:2
  • Designer: Gabriel Ellison
  • Design: A Plain green field with red-black-orange vertical stripes and orange eagle in the right hand side.
  • Colors: PMS- Green: 355, Red: 032, Orange:150

What do the Colours of the Zambia’s flag stand for?

  • Red: represents the struggle for freedom;
  • Black: the people of Zambia;
  • Orange: the country’s mineral wealth;
  • Green: the natural resources.
  • The eagle in flight: symbolizes the freedom in Zambia and the ability to rise above the country’s problems.

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