The shield of these arms also took up one field in the shield of the coat of arms of the Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland 1954-1963.
Armiger: Republic of Zambia
Adopted: 24 October 1964
Crest: An eagle Or displayed above a crossed hoe and pickaxe proper
Escutcheon: Sable, six pallets wavy argent
Supporters: Dexter a Zambian man in Western garb, sinister a Zambian woman in traditional garb
Compartment: Green earth and an ear of maize proper
Motto: ONE ZAMBIA ONE NATION