About State House
State House is a Government institution which is also the seat of the Presidency of the Republic of Zambia. The Presidency is charged with the critical responsibility of the overall governance of Zambia ensuring that the sovereignty and territorial integrity of the nation is upheld for the sole purpose of protecting and safeguarding the country’s interests, its citizens and residents.
The mandate of the Presidency of the Republic of Zambia is derived from Articles 33 and 44 of the Constitution of Zambia Act No. 18 of 1996.
Some of the Portifolio functions for the Office of the President include:
- Constitutional Matters;
- Coordination of Government Business;
- Exercise Prerogative of Mercy
- To attend State Functions such as: Zambia’s Independence Day celebrations, Africa Freedom Day, among other State Functions.