The National Flag
The National Flag of the Republic of Zimbabwe consists of seven even horizontal stripes of green, gold/yellow, red and black colours with a white triangle containing a red five pointed star with a Zimbabwean Bird.
The following are the meanings of the colours on the flag :
- Green represents agriculture and vegetation
- Yellow/Gold represents the country’s mineral wealth
- Red represents the blood shed during the war of liberation
- Black represents the Black majority
- White triangle represents peace
The Zimbabwe Bird represents the National Emblem and the Red five pointed Star represents the nation’s aspirations.