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The Constitutional (AMENDMENT) : Does it Settle The Constitutional Question?

  By Wynter M Kabimba ODS, SC General Secretary, Rainbow Party The Constitution (Amendment) Act No. 2 of 2016, came into effect on Tuesday 05th January, 2016, when His Excellency President Edgar Lungu assented to it at the Heroes Stadium in...

Analysis of the cat and mouse relationship between Bemba politicians and Bemba chiefs- Part 3

By Henry Kanyanta Sosala Analysis of the cat and mouse relationship between Bemba politicians and Bemba chiefs Part 1 Analysis of the cat and mouse relationship between Bemba politicians and Bemba chiefs Part 2 Examining Events during President Michael Chilufya Sata’s Reign This...

Zambia Should Maintain the NO GMOS stance

Zambia’s long held position of ‘No GMOs’ is under threat. The Zambia Alliance for Agroecology and Biodiversity Conservation (ZAABC) is deeply concerned over the statements made by our National Biosafety Authority (NBA) board chairperson, Dr Paul Zambezi, quoted in...

Analysis of the cat and mouse relationship between Bemba politicians and Bemba chiefs- Part 2

By Henry Kanyanta Sosala Continued from Part 1 The Role of Chiefs in Native Authorities Mr. Davidson Nyambe Muttendango wrote: ‘’As early as 1929, the government had enacted the Native Authorities and Native Courts Ordinances. And Through Native Authorities, chiefs were able...

Zambian political leaders are crooks, thugs and thieves

Zambia Dark Side Of Political Leadership By Honourable Brown C. Kapika Many Zambian political leaders get to the top by imposing their will on others, even destroying people standing in their way. When they reach the top, they may be paranoid...

Analysis of the cat and mouse relationship between Bemba politicians and Bemba chiefs- Part 1

By Henry Kanyanta Sosala Eckhart Tolle wrote: ‘’Whatever you fight, you ignite and whatever you resist, persists.’’ Preamble Every ethics, whether theological or philosophical depends upon two postulates in order to be possible, namely: freedom of will and accountability. And indeed being...

Illiteracy is Zambia’s Greatest Challenge

By Honourable Brown C. Kapika In Zambia, the state of the economy at any given time is a function of who is at the helm of affairs. It is even hard to predict the trend of the economy in the...

Wretched Sacked Miners: Do Mining Houses care about Zambia’s national interests?

By Kalima Nkonde The recent massive retrenchments by the different Mining houses should raise red flags to all well meaning Zambians. It should be a tipping point to unite us and debate about the role, contribution, commitment to Zambia’s social,...

Is African Culture Killing our Race?

By Linda Kasonde I recently read a Facebook post by an otherwise enlightened individual, whom I will call Upendo, condemning a press briefing by Archbishop Desmond Tutu denouncing President Jacob Zuma’s abandonment of the ideals for which South Africans sought...

HH lost an opportunity to sell himself to Zambians(updated)

By David Kapoma It is unfortunate that some politicians have continued starving Zambians with important information regarding their respective political parties. This is evidenced by UNPD leader Hakainde Hichilema’s failure to address the people yesterday when he featured on the...

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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...

Chisamba Lungu Makes Zanaco Return

2012 AFCON winner Chisamba Lungu has returned to Zanaco. The midfielder has joined the seven-time champions as a free agent on a two-year deal barely...

Minister of Tourism Assures Artistes of Presidential Protection

Minister of Toursim and Arts has called for calm in the nation and in particular amongst artistes assuring them of president Lungu's protection as...

Freedom of Expression for Bloggers and Rogues?

By Isaac Mwanza Introduction Is it by accident that, all of a sudden, many Zambian Facebookers have discovered they can exercise their freedom of expression; That...

Expulsion of KBF from the ruling party has nothing to do with the upcoming party convention

PF Media Director Antonio Mwanza says the expulsion of Kelvin Fube Bwalya from the ruling party has nothing to do with the upcoming party...
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