Patriotic Front

political party in Zambia

Patriotic Front is a political party in Zambia. It has formed in 2001 by Michael Sata as a breakaway from the MMD after he had felt discontent of not being chosen as Frederick Chiluba. It has been the country's rulling party since 2011.[2][3]

Patriotic Front
PresidentEdgar Lungu
Secretary-GeneralDavies Mwila
Founded2001 (2001)
HeadquartersFarmer House, Cairo Road, Lusaka
IdeologySocial democracy[1]
Democratic socialism
Political positionCentre-left
International affiliationSocialist International (consultative)
ColoursBlack blue and white
National Assembly
89 / 166
Pan African Parliament
2 / 5


  1. "Zambia".
  2. | Zambia's President Scott suspended by Patriotic Front - BBC News
  3. | Zambian President Michael Sata dies at 77 - CNN