Kanyampa is a Zambian, born in Mufulira (Maite), did both Primary and Secondary education in Mufulira. Married to Elizabeth, father of Kameko, Kalenga and Kanyampa Holds a Bachelor of Arts with Education-UNZA, Honours Bachelor of Arts-English-UNISA and a Master of Education English and Literature-Solusi University-Zimbabwe, among others. Called to teaching-been teaching English Language and Literature-my province, throughout my life. Currently Chief Examiner-Literature in English paper 1-Examinations Council of Zambia. A lover of music ,with a bias towards Roots Reggae, Rock, Blues, Jazz, the Zairean(DRC) Rhumba and Zambian Kalindula. Favorite genre of Literature, Poetry and the Short Story. Loves traveling.