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Zambian men rowing on  pirogue, Lealui Island, Barotseland, Zambia | by Alex_Saurel
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Zambian men rowing on pirogue, Lealui Island, Barotseland, Zambia

Right after having arrived at Lusaka by the TAZARA train, I took a bus to Barotseland (region of Lozi people) in order to visit the island of the Litunga, King of Barotseland. The place was very traditional. It took a few hours rowing through the flood plain from Mongu to Lealui Island in order to admire the King Palace. Halas the Prie minister would not let me see it as it can be seen in the movie:

 

www.dailymotion.com/video/x2dkfmj_zambie-sur-les-plaines-...

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Taken on February 17, 2014