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The National Arts Festival (NAF) is a prestigious event organised by the Ministry of Youth, Sport, and Arts in Zambia. It aims to showcase the best of Zambian arts, promote cultural heritage, and foster national unity. The festival embraces the principles of creativity, patriotism, and excellence, offering a unique platform for artists, artisans, and creative minds to shine.
The African music business dialogue held in Lusaka, Zambia on June 16, 2023 was a resounding success, with a diverse panel of speakers sharing their insights and experiences in the industry to a packed audience of musicians, industry professionals, and fans.
Zambia is set to host the Africa Music, Arts and Cultural Exhibition where thousands of delegates are expected to attend.
Ministry of Tourism and Arts Permanent Secretary Patrick Lungu has implored Zambians in the Diaspora to invest in the tourism sector, stating that the sector has huge potential to contribute to the country’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP) and create jobs.
Tourism and Arts Permanent Secretary (PS) Dr. Auxilia Ponga has called on Provincial and District Cultural Affairs officers to be creative and make the Ministry vibrant in 2021.
The National Arts Council of Zambia, through the Presidential Choral and Arts Organising Committee, recently launched the Presidential Choral and Arts Festival (PreZFest).