First Lady of Zambia

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First Lady of Zambia
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Charlotte Scott

since 28 October 2014
Inaugural holder Betty Kaunda
Formation 24 October 1964
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The First Lady of Zambia is the title given[by whom?] to the wife of the President of Zambia. Zambia's current First Lady is Charlotte Scott, who has held the office since 28 October 2014.

First Ladies of Zambia[edit]

Name Term Begins Term Ends President of Zambia
Betty Kaunda[1] 24 October 1964[1] 2 November 1991[1] Kenneth Kaunda
Vera Tembo 2 November 1991 2000 (Divorced in 2000)[2] Frederick Chiluba
Office vacant 2000 2 January 2002 Frederick Chiluba
Maureen Mwanawasa 2 January 2002 19 August 2008 Levy Mwanawasa
Thandiwe Banda[3] 29 June 2008 23 September 2011 Rupiah Banda
Christine Kaseba 23 September 2011 28 October 2014 Michael Sata
Charlotte Scott 28 October 2014 Present Guy Scott

See also[edit]


  1. ^ a b c Udoh, Nse (2012-09-19). "Founding First Lady Betty Kaunda Passes Away at 84". Zambia Reports. Retrieved 2012-09-19. 
  2. ^ Simwanza, Obert (2011-06-18). "Zambia’s ex-president Chiluba dies". Independent Online (South Africa). Retrieved 2012-09-19. 
  3. ^ Warunga, Joseph (2010-05-17). "Meeting the first ladies of Africa". BBC News. Retrieved 2012-07-30.