Wednesday, July 24, 2024

Columns

Hichilema’s facade of fighting corruption in Zambia is slipping

By Aaron Ng’ambi The government of the United Party for National Development (UPND), and its alliance partners in Zambia, began its mandate in August 2021, after winning the general elections...

Hichilema is slowly building a coalition of opposition against himself

By Sishuwa Sishuwa What has largely determined the legacy of successive presidents of Zambia – except Kenneth Kaunda’s – is their attitude towards corruption. ...

Sustainable Development at Risk:The Menace of Corruption

What is Corruption? Corruption is the abuse of public or corporate office for personal gain. Corruption occurs in all countries and has existed throughout human...

Zambia’s Eurobond: A Failed Experiment?

By Gregory Mofu In 2012, Zambia made history by issuing its debut Eurobond, raising $750 million in a highly successful sale that was oversubscribed by...

Biden Petrol Running Out

By Mwizenge S. Tembo, Ph. D. Emeritus Professor of Sociology I had just graduated from Chizongwe Secondary School. I had a job as Assistant Manager at...

The International Climate Crisis: A Young Person’s Guide to Survival

Zambia is experiencing its most severe drought in 40 years, whereas countries in Asia saw some of the heaviest and most fatal rainfall till...

Addressing Zambia’s Energy Crisis: Moving Beyond Hydropower Dependency

By Douglas Leroy Namafente It's not all about ZESCO anymore. Comparing past years to today reveals significant changes in Zambia's energy landscape. During the UNIP...

The Pituitary Gland Shocker: Workshops to Be Held in Government Buildings

The announcement made by Secretary to the Cabinet Patrick Kangwa regarding the cessation of unnecessary workshops has sent shockwaves through the ranks of Zambia's...

Ba mwinsho Jito Kayumba is on point; what’re other leaders doing?

There's no denying it; ba mwinsho, Jito Kayumba is very passionate about his work.....he has definitely demonstrated his unquenchable appetite to help President Hichilema...

2024 Half Year Economic Analysis

IMF incorrect, drought not only major cause of low GDP Growth By Mwansa Chalwe Snr This performance analysis of the Zambian economy has been done...

The impending parliamentary by-elections; who’s to blame?

Following a point of order raised on the floor of the House by the Choma member of parliament Hon. Cornelius Mweetwa on why some...