Federation of Rhodesia & Nyasaland
1 August 1953 - 31 December 1963
Independent nations - Malawi, Zambia and Zimbabwe
On 1st August 1953, the British territories of
merged to become the Federation of Rhodesia & Nyasaland. This was also known as the Central African Federation.
On 31st December 1963, due to independence movements in the constituent territories, the federation was dissolved.
becoming separate territories again.
Today, the Federation of Rhodesia & Nyasaland is divided into the independent nations of Malawi, Zambia and Zimbabwe.
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