Zambia

Location: Southern Africa Official name: Republic of Zambia Formation (date of independence / date current borders were established): 1964 / 1964 Capital city: Lusaka Population: 13.3 million / 47 people per sq mile (18 people per sq km) Total land area: 290,584 square miles (752,614 square km) Language(s) spoken: Bemba, Tonga, Nyanja, Lozi, Lala-Bisa, Nsenga, … Read more

Zimbabwe

Location: Southern Africa Official name: Republic of Zimbabwe Formation (date of independence / date current borders were established): 1980 / 1980 Capital city: Harare Population: 12.6 million / 84 people per sq mile (33 people per sq km) Total land area: 150,803 square miles (390,580 square km) Language(s) spoken: Shona, isiNdebele, English (official language) Main … Read more

Zionism

A movement that began in the 19th century to create and support a Jewish homeland in Palestine.

Zoroastrianism

Originating from Zoroaster’s teachings is about the 9th or 10th century B.C., Zoroastrianism may be the oldest continuing creedal religion.