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Zambia Unity Day was introduced by the country’s inaugural president, Kenneth Kaunda, with the intention of cultivating a strong national identity. The primary objective of this day is to foster camaraderie and a shared sense of purpose among the diverse ethnolinguistic communities in Zambia, all while preserving a cohesive national unity. The official slogan of Zambia Unity Day is the national motto, “One Zambia, One Nation.” During the commemoration of Zambia Unity Day, speeches often highlight the collective efforts of individuals from various backgrounds and political affiliations who united in the struggle for Zambia’s independence.