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Anglo’s shedding of 85 000 jobs defeats HH plan to bring them back into Zambia

HH’S “ANGLO PROMISE” AS SOLUTION FOR THE COPPERBELT BLEEDS AS MINING GIANT SHEDS OFF 85000 JOBS – STATEMENT BY SUNDAY CHANDA, VICE CHAIRPERSON, PF MEDIA AND PUBLICITY COMMITTEE Lusaka, Zambia, 09th December 2015 – Addressing a meeting in Chingola a...

A Pragmatic Solution to the Constitution Making Process

For many years, the nation has been concerned about enacting a constitution that will stand the test of time. Different political players and interest groups have made attempts to amend the Constitution in order to give the people of...

Good Leaders Face Tough Choices

Imagine you are a leader of a nation. You have one region of a country that is facing famine due to lack of rain which the people depend on to grow their food. People have already started dying because...

The Case for Morality in Politics

By David N Kapoma Almost every Zambian voter knows by now that our politics are not what we can call clean. In fact most people say politics is a dirty game. If anything most citizens that think they are principled...

PF Slams HH for making Disparaging remarks about Zambia at a Global Forum

By SUNDAY CHANDA, VICE CHAIRPERSON, PF MEDIA AND PUBLICITY COMMITTEE Lusaka, Zambia, 03rd December 2015 – We are concerned at UPND leader Hakainde Hichilema’s continued show of contempt onto the government of President Edgar Chagwa Lungu to an extent where...

President Lungu breached the Constitution of the Republic of Zambia

The reconfiguration of Cabinet; An affront to the Supreme Law of Land During the month of October 2015, the President of the Republic of Zambia made an announcement inviting deputy ministers and provincial deputy Ministers to attend cabinet meetings depicting...

YALI urges Parliament to Enact Constitution Amendment Bill and Respect the Will of the People

The Young African Leaders Initiative (YALI) is relieved that the Constitution Amendment Bills No. 16 and 17 have passed the Second Reading in Parliament and we now wish to call on Members of Parliament to rise above partisan politics...

Political Parties And Civil Society Must Own Up If Constitution Bill Fails

Of late, the Young African Leaders Initiative (YALI) and citizens at large have been hearing accusations and counter-accusations from the highest office of the land, the Presidency, and the Grand Coalition on a People-driven Constitution, which comprises and speak...

PF administration and IMF fail to agree on immediate rescue plan!

By Kalima Nkonde The Zambian Government and the IMF issued separate statements following the conclusion of the IMF mission to Zambia. It is apparent from the statements issued - which were rather vague, confusing to a layman, couched in economic...

Western corporations carve up Africa -the New Scramble for Africa

Huge tracts of land in African countries with access to the sea and high economic growth are being targeted by corporations such as Monsanto and Unilever with help from the British and American governments –including millions of dollars that...

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UPND MPs are violating the powers and privileges act of parliament by walking out of the house

Former UPND Security Adviser Benjamin Kasabi Chipango says UPND Members of Parliament are violating the powers and privileges act...

President Edgar Lungu’s announcement that Government will soon start constructing houses for teachers welcomed

The National Action for Quality Education (NAQEZ) has welcomed the announcement by President Edgar Lungu, that Government will soon start constructing houses for teachers. In...

Kamanga Speaks on Looming FIFA Ban

FAZ president Andrew Kamanga says the onus is on those that took Football House to the courts of law for the looming FIFA ban...

National Indaba on street kids inevitable

Part 1 This country started experiencing a surge in the influx of street kids early 1990s just after the Movement for Multiparty Democracy (MMD) dislodged...

China will consider cancelling interests on Zambia’s debt, says Chinese Ambassador

Chinese Ambassador to Zambia Li Jie says China will consider cancelling interests on Zambia’s debt to that country that was supposed to mature by...
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