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Tuesday, July 14, 2020

Feature Column

Without Power Dynamos, a part of us is lost

By Ponga Liwewe Wisdom Chansa, ever immaculate, despite playing for ninety minutes, and hardly appearing to have broken a sweat, holds aloft the CAF Cup Winners Cup in Lusaka's Independence Stadium as a roar goes around the terraces. This...

Is it Bally will fix it, or Bally will fix us?

"The slogan Bally will fix it," suggests HH and UPND will change Zambia's sociopolitical and economic culture. But this assumption ignores the historical basis of our political and economic systems. Our political foundation is undemocratic--save the songs of respect for...

Why a moral revolution is needed now more than ever

We cannot get overly familiar with the intolerable images of unarmed African American men dying on flimsy grounds, and in many cases, by the hands of people ordained to protect them. African Americans have suffered disproportionately under the heavy...

The Media and COVID 19: The Unsung Heroes

By Parkie Mbozi TODAY is World Press Freedom Day (WPFD). It is a day dedicated to celebrating and remembering the work and situations of journalists working for a whole range of news media systems world-wide. The theme for this year’s...

The Foolishness of Shouting Amen to Lungu’s Opening of Churches–Stay Home on Sunday!

There is foolishness and there is faith--the PF declared Christian government is simply foolish. Among my people, it is said madness is curable but not foolishness. I am not surprised at the number of Zambians celebrating the opening of...

Zambia no longer has an economy, it will be all or nothing for all of us

By: Anthony Bwalya - UPND Member We currently have a virtual economy that only exists on paper and soon the reality of the numbers will kick in: $7bn wiped off our GDP due to load shedding, with another $2bn expected...

Will Africa see an exponential rise in Covid 19 cases during the winter season

As countries in the northern hemisphere hard hit by the novel corona virus cling to the hope that warmer weather will bring about a relief and a slowing down of the pandemic , what do the coming winter months...

The COVID-19 Shock: Managing the Mining Sector in Zambia in a Period of Crisis

By Charlie B. Chilufya, S.J Faced with rising debt, a depreciating currency and a quickly eroding international reserve, Zambia is limited in ways to keep mining businesses, sole forex earner, operational. In the wake of the COVID-19 crisis, BMO Capital...

COVID-19 Economic turbulence hits Zambia: What does this mean for Zambia and for International Cooperation?

Fr. Charlie Chilufya, S.J. Economic and financial turbulences worsened by the COVID-19 crisis are fast appearing for Zambia as prices soar and as the Kwacha goes into a fast-downward spiral and free fall. If not resolved by both Zambia and...

PF uses Spax and now want to discard him

By Anthony Bwalya - UPND Member For the record, the regime should either present Spax before the courts or release him. This is the arbitrary application of the law we have always condemned. The same brutality they applied against Mr. Hakainde...
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Wada Is Lusaka Dynamos Coach

Wedson Nyirenda has returned to the bench following his appointment as coach of Lusaka Dynamos today. The ex-Chipolopolo coach is...
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Electoral Commission of Zambia Reduces Nomination Fees for 2021 general Elections

Following the submissions by the Zambia Centre for Inter-Party Dialogue (ZCID), the United Party for National Development (UPND) and other Stakeholders, the Electoral Commission...

Mweetwa is right, Inonge Wina is not a Woman in Parliament but a Lawmaker

By Ruth Dante – Media Director – UPND THE United Party for National Development (UPND) would like to make it clear that Republican Vice President,...

KBF is hallucinating, there’s no vacancy in the Party leadership – Davies Chama

PATRIOTIC Front (PF) deputy national chairman Davies Chama says Lusaka lawyer Kelvin Bwalya Fube can continue dreaming about his ambitions to contest the party...

I’ll counsel Hon. Mweetwa, Chief tells Religious Minister

Chief Cooma of Choma District in Southern Province has castigated the behavior of opposition political party, United Party for National Development (UPND) Member of...