“At 23:56 on 23rd October 1963, Zambians rose in reverence of the Union Jack, the de facto national flag of the United Kingdom, for the last time as it lowered, signifying the end of British rule in Zambia.”
In 2013 DJ VJeezy, whose real name is Vernon Daka, was out of employment and needed something to do. In his quest to find fulfilment he began a series of popular street parties that took Zambia by storm.
Lusaka’s Showgrounds holds one of the city’s most surprising secrets. Hidden between industrial and commercial enterprises is a treasure trove of talented sculptors; working and exhibiting world class art pieces, mostly from recycled metal