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Tuesday, November 22, 2022

Feature Column

      For the Love of Zambia

      By Chainga Zulu This year’s Independence Anniversary is commemorated under the theme: Zambia @ 58: Promoting Inclusiveness towards a Sustainable Social and Economic Recovery. However, a selected and anointed few will be invited to State functions where cakes decorated in...

      After Two Decades of Economic Sanctions on Zimbabwe, Are they Justifiable?

      Zimbabwe is 42 years old and almost half of that has been lived under economic sanctions. It was refreshing, thus, when African leaders used the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) some few days ago to push for an end...

      Dr Hamukale jumps ship, resigns from PF

      Former Southern Province Minister and losing Mazabuka Central Parliamentary candidate Edify Hamukale has resigned from the Patriotic Front. Dr Hamukale says he has resigned from the Patriotic Front and further resigns his position as Member of the party’s Central Committee....

      Vote wisely in this year’s Elections

      By Pezzy Kudakwashe The 2021 General elections in Zambia are only months away, Thursday, August 12, 2021 to be exact. Another episode, a “telemundo” series, action packed, promising some explosive moments. Some politicians like “wolves in sheep’s clothing,” are coming out...

      The Growth of Esports Calls for a Strategic Battle Plan

      Although not every industry can pinpoint a precise start date, most people believe that esports began on October 19, 1972, when a group of Stanford University students gathered at the school's Artificial Intelligence Laboratory to participate in the first...

      Class of 2020: Zambians who gravely disappointed last year – Part III

        By Sishuwa Sishuwa   Minister of Home Affairs Stephen Kampyongo   Stephen Kampyongo is a kind of person Adolf Hitler would have loved to have been in charge of his police – someone who will wilfully torture themselves to advance what they...

      Zambia’s response to its debt hole is to keep digging

      Zambia mortgages the future by taking over Glencore copper debt State-owned Zambia Consolidated Copper Mines Limited (ZCCM) this week agreed to take on $1.5bn of debt and pay a nominal $1 to take over a 73% stake in Mopani Copper...

      WILL ZAMBIA FINALLY CLINCH THE IMF DEAL?

      By Chibamba Kanyama The IMF Director of African Department Abebe Aemro Selassie has indicated the application by Zambia for funding will be assessed soon. This statement has been widely followed globally given Zambia’s debt situation and its recent default on...

      Lesson 3 from America: With a bit more loyalty, Nevers Mumba might have ruled Zambia

      By Dr Parkie Mbozi ONE OLD adage says, “Patience pays”. I would add another one, “Loyalty pays more.” A third one goes, “A vulture is a patient bird” (because it waits for an animal to die on its own...

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      LAZ speaks out on audits scandal

      The Law Association of Zambia says the Auditor General can only appoint external auditors to audit the defence forces...