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PF Government Is In Very Serious Trouble. It Has Failed To Manage Its Debt

By Fred M'membe After arrogantly failing to listen to the free advice of the World Bank, the International Monetary Fund and many others, including ourselves, to rationalise its borrowings and infrastructure projects, today this government has turned to Lazard, to...

Siliya’s Covid 19 Illness Revelation – The Mixed Messages and Potential Impact on the Campaign

By Parkie Mbozi ON FRIDAY 23 2020 Minister of Information and Broadcasting Services Dora Siliya released a video announcing that she had contracted the infectious Corona or COVID 19 virus. This was shocking news to many of us in the...

Local Economist’s Hypocrisy On Zambia Seeking Lazard Services Stinks-Sunday Chanda

The Patriotic Front says it has heard and listened with shock to the levels of dangerous ignorance and hypocrisy by the Opposition on many issues, including Government's decision to restructure the national debt. PF Media Director Sunday Chanda says with...

Foreign Investors Must Respect Local Labour Laws And Our People Must Refrain From Taking The Law Into Their Own Hands

By Davies Mwila Secretary General Patriotic Front 1. PATRIOTIC FRONT IS A PRO-POOR PARTY AND WE ARE FRIENDS OF THE WORKING CLASS The Patriotic Front is by design, by objective and by practice a Pro-poor party. We are friends of the...

UPND Leader Must Congratulate President Lungu and the PF Government for the BUMPER HARVESTS

By Hon Dr. Jonas Chanda President Edgar Lungu and the PF government must be highly commended for this year's MAIZE BUMPER HARVEST which has seen Maize production being forecast to increase to 3,387,469 metric tonnes from 2,004,389 metric...

During Covid19 President Lungu needs to dispatch those who act against national interest

By Jack Nyoni By now, few Zambians will not have heard of Lusaka-based businessman Valden Findlay. He has been in and out of the news for many years, accused of being a drug baron by many, including, Kaweche...

Ng’andu Magande Is Correct, Zambia is Unlikely To Get Debt Cancellation

By Ibrahim Kamara CTPD Policy Lead on Tax Justice The Centre for Trade Policy and Development agrees with Former Finance Minister, Honorable Ng’andu Magande’s remarks on the unlikeliness of Zambia’s debt cancellation. CTPD also thinks that the lack of transparency...

Government Needs To Explain The Material Motive Of Partnering With Karma Mining Gold

Webby Banda Senior Researcher (Extractives) CTPD The Centre for Trade Policy and Development (CTPD) wishes to note with great concern over the recent developments with regards to the exploitation of the Gold resource. The government needs to slow down and engage...

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 gasping for breath. If the ZCCM-IH Board are not careful, we will not only be...

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 men on our soil, we were free. We were widely regarded as the richest continent...

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ZESCO, KCM seal direct power supply deal, shuts out CEC

ZESCO Limited says it has entered into a long-term agreement with Konkola Copper Mines following successful conclusion of negotiations....

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...

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...
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