Zambia is a country in southern Africa. It is bordered by Angola, the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, Tanzania, Zimbabwe, and Botswana. The capital of Zambia is Lusaka. The country is known for its natural beauty and diverse wildlife, including its many national parks and game reserves. The official language of Zambia is English, and the country has a population of around 18 million people.