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Mbita Chitala proposes Prudent Capital Controls to Save the Kwacha

A SUGGESTION TO FORESTALL KWACHA COLLAPSE By. Dr. Mbita Chitala – Public Policy Analyst KWACHA DEPRECIATION Why is the Kwacha falling like a domino? The answer is not because of the eight months rule of President Lungu as some would like us...

Post Newspaper shooting fake but Kambwili behind the trigger

Most crime scene investigators will quickly brush off the shooting at the Post Newspaper as a stage managed act with a possible motive to gain the much needed popularity they seem to have lost. Firstly the location of the Post...

Guy Scott’s Contribution on President Lungu’s Speech in Parliament

Dr Scott (Lusaka Central): Mr Speaker, I would like to take this opportunity to commend our Government and its representatives in this House. I include His Excellency the President and, in this context, the Governor of the Bank of...

President Lungu is not cost conscious and worsening budget deficit!

By Kalima Nkonde In most of my previous writings, I have always maintained that wasteful government expenditure, big government and excessive borrowing are the top economic challenges we face as a country and these do have negative multiplier effects on...

Zambia: No Sleep for My Beloved Country!

1. Introduction Like many other Zambians who have the interest of our beloved country at heart, I am confounded by President Edgar Lungu’s decision to create five more government ministries. Since our beloved country’s political independence in October 1964, we have...

Public Order Act – Lets Pray

October 10th 2015 has been designated as a day of National Prayers. From the face value it looks like a very noble gesture by government. If you think about it very critically however, it’s like a man hiding a knife...

President Lungu’s speech was aspirational but not inspirational

By Kalima Nkonde Politicians have commented on President Lungu’s speech and it is only fair that the public get an objective review of the speech from independent commentators too so as to have a balanced score card. This article attempts...

PF is still Zambia’s Party of Choice-Mumbi Phiri

AFTER OUR FIRST FOUR (4) YEARS IN GOVERNMENT, PF STILL ZAMBIA’S PARTY OF CHOICE   Exactly four (4) years ago today, Zambia went to the polls to elect a Government of the People and for the People, the Patriotic Front (PF)....

Ranking Zambian Presidents: See where Lungu stands

Since 1964, our country has had six presidents. The first president Kenneth Kaunda suffered a qualitative declivity. The second president Frederick Chiluba was driven by a fateful sense of entitlement. The third president Levy Mwanawasa was a candle in...

A Supernatural Hand in Zambian Public Life?

The Zambian online media may well have been splashing a humorous twist to their reporting when they quoted a Solwezi resident as saying that the flight failure of President Lungu's helicopter last week was a juju attack, but from...

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Sate Sate Kampamba’s Biography Set For June Launch

Nkana and Chipolopolo striker Ronald “Sate Sate” Kampamba's biography is set to be launched next month. Mufulira author Nickson Mutafela...

If My COVID-19 Positive Test had leaked, it would have undermined the fight, Dora tells BBC

Zambia's Information Minister Dora Siliya has told the BBC that she publicly shared her Covid-19 test results to fight stigma associated with the respiratory...

PF Regime Scheming Beyond The Gold

By: Anthony Bwalya - UPND Member The ferocity with which ZCCM-IH is defending the gold Joint Venture with foreign companies should have every patriotic citizen...

The President Failed to Incorporate Attacks on Media by Cadres on Covic-19 Update

What is the position of President Edgar Chagwa Lungu on the continued wave of attack on media? Attack on media by PF cadres has been...

Africa is now ready to lead – Nevers Mumba

By Dr Nevers Sekwila Mumba Former Vice President of Zambia and President of the Movement for Multiparty Democracy( MMD) Africa Freedom Day Statement INTRODUCTION: Before we became bond...
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