Thank you for visiting the action africa website. Here you will find information
about the action africa group and the work it is supporting currently at The Salvation
Army’s Chikankata mission.
Chikankata, home to more than 3000 people is situated 31
km from the tar road on the edge of the Zambezi valley, in Zambia, Central Africa.
This rural hospital, school and training centre surrounded by hills and traditional
village settlements, is 125 kilometres south of Lusaka, the capital city of Zambia.
The nearest town, Mazabuka is 60 kilometres north-west. Chikankata services a catchment
population of over 81,000 people, nearly all living in remote areas of the Southern