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Alba Iulia
Wednesday, February 19, 2020

Columns

National Assembly Bill 10 of 2019: A Challenge of loyalty between politics and tradition

By Dr. Henry Kanyanta Sosala Their Majesties, the Litunga, Kalonga Gwawa Undi, Nkosi yama Nkosi Mpezeni and Mwinelubemba Chitimukulu Kanyanta-Manga II have been meeting for the past few months to discuss various national issues. And it was observed that their...

The UPND and PF Shameful Hypocrisy on Wako ni Wako Tribal Politics

The question of tribalism vis a vis politics in Zambia is buried in great hypocrisy. Politicians crocodile tears may flood our radio and TV stations, Rev. Sumaili condemn it, Lungu and HH promise to end it--but the truth is...

Termination of UNZALARU’s recognition agreement with UNZA Management: Why it is illegal, unreasonable and unjustifiable

By Felicity Kayumba Kalunga On the 4th of February 2020, the Acting Labour Commissioner Mukamasole M. Kasanda communicated her decision to approve the termination of the recognition agreement between the University of Zambia (UNZA) Management and the University of...

FAZ Clarifies Ethics, Electoral Committee Misrepresentation

  The Football Association of Zambia (FAZ) wishes to set the record straight following a story that appeared in the Sunday Mail of February 16, 2020, under the headline “It Wasn’t Me-Ethics, Electoral Committee Offer Differing Accounts”. FAZ wishes to state...

Chilubi Parliamentary By-Election’s Biggest Losses and Lessons

By Isaac Mwanza The final results of the Chilubi 2020 By-Elections are in and it is time to analyse these numbers to get a feel of the correct picture of what is happening on the ground. 2016 GENERAL ELECTIONS V 2020...

FAZ’s Leadership Integrity Test is a Sham Process Devoid of Natural Justice-Lusambo

Lusaka Province Minister and Kabushi Member of Parliament Bowman Lusambo has described the Integrity Test used by the Football Association of Zambia to screen candidates for the Post of President as a sham process devoid of natural justice. Reacting to...

Nevers calls for Prayer and Fasting

Zambians have prayed over the years to break the spirit of witchcraft which has dominated national politics. Today, we are the generation witnessing the answering of those prayers. Now that the powers of darkness are being exposed, it is the...

The real reasons why the government wants UNZALARU out

By Sishuwa Sishuwa On 4 February 2020, the government, through the Labour Commissioner, cancelled the Recognition Agreement between the University of Zambia Lecturers’ and Researchers’ Union (UNZALARU) and the Council of the University of Zambia (UNZA), sometimes referred to as...

Commonwealth Secretary-General urges Zambia to take advantage of the forthcoming Commonwealth and forge new partnerships

Commonwealth Secretary-General Baroness Patricia Scotland QC, has urged Zambia to take advantage of the forthcoming Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM) that will be held in Rwanda to forge and enhance trade partnerships with Commonwealth Member States. And Zambia’s High...

Pele is depressed and too embarrassed to leave the house, says Brazil legend’s son

The 79-year-old has rarely been in public recently having struggled with his rehabilitation from a hip operation Brazil legend Pele is depressed and is too embarrassed to leave his house due to poor health, according to his son Edinho. The former...

Latest News

Rwandan gospel singer and critic of President Kagame dies in police cell

Rwandan singer Kizito Mihigo was found dead on Monday, 17 February at Remera police station. According to a statement from...

President Lungu receives Russia’s Federation council chairperson

President Edgar Chagwa Lungu, has held discussions of mutual interest with Russia’s Federation Council Chairperson Her Excellency Mrs Valentina Matviyenko at State House. During the...

Sunbird Bioenergy Africa recruits 1 700 local farmers in Kawambwa, but needs more farmers to reach target of 20 000

About 1700 out of the targeted 20,000 cassava out-grower farmers for the 2019/20 farming season have been captured by Sunbird Bioenergy Africa in Kawambwa...

Great East Road to be closed on Wednesday to Facilitate Emergency Repairs

The Disaster Management and Mitigation Unit (DMMU) has announced that construction works on the damaged part of the great east road at Kacholola area...
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