Kalombo Mwansa

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Kalombo Mwansa (born 1955) is the Defense minister of Zambia.[1][2]

Political career[edit]

Kalombo Mwansa became Zambia's Defense Minister on July 9, 2009. He was previously the foreign minister of Zambia from July 19, 2002 until January 2005, when he switched positions with Ronnie Shikapwasha in a cabinet reshuffle and became home affairs minister until August 2005,[3] when he became mines and development minister in another cabinet reshuffle. He became home minister again after the 2008 presidential election, serving from November 18, 2008, until July 2009 when he became Defense Minister in another cabinet reshuffle.


  1. ^ Kalombo Mwansa is New Defense minister, zambia24.com
  2. ^ "Kalombo Mwansa to act as President as RB leaves for Tanzania". LusakaTimes.com (source: Times of Zambia). May 4, 2010. Retrieved 4 November 2010. 
  3. ^ "I failed Zambia, says president". BBC Online. BBC News. 10 January 2005. Retrieved 4 November 2010.