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Sunday, September 20, 2020

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Zambia is headed for very serious economic challenges., our economy is shrinking at a frightening rate

By Fred M'membe, President of the Socialist Party As we have consistently been warning, our country's economy has collapsed. And one didn't need to be an economic expert to foresee the consequences of the irrational path that was being...

Distracting from PF’s Governance Errors: Lungu’s Chinaization Vs HH’s Privatization of Zambia

By W.E.Kamirichiki, PhD Mr. Edgar Lungu Chagwa and his PF believe most Zambians are politically naïve, are blind to the true history and facts of MMD’s privatization of Zambia’s state enterprises, and that Zambians will not see that PF are...

HH is probably guilty as charged on the sale of Intercontinental Hotel Livingstone

By Sean Tembo - PeP President It was with great interest that l read the demand letter which was purportedly written by the lawyers for the UPND President Mr Hakainde Hichilema and directed to the FDD President and...

The 2020 Copper-Kwacha Divergence Continues

By: Munyumba Mutwale https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cUnBV8aa80g&feature=youtu.be 'Short Term Volatility is the Stronggest at Turning Points and Diminishes as Trends Establish' George Soros A strange phenomenon seems to have taken hold of the Zambian Economy since March 2020. The usually positive correlation between the Zambia...

It was MMD Leaders Like Edith Nawakwi that Messed Up Privatisation

By Prince B.M. Kaping’a Ever since HH took the plunge into the murky waters of Zambian politics, he has had an albatross tied to his neck, threatening to drown him completely save for his boldness, courage and determination. Perhaps...

MMD at 30 , A Once Mighty Party Ruined by Lust for Power

By Parkie Mbozi The Movement for Multiparty Democracy (MMD) celebrated its 30th Anniversary last month. Its rallying theme, Democracy Day, was spot on for a party that multitudes of Zambians rallied behind to fight the then almighty UNIP and...

HH Saved Livingstone. He Can Save the Country

By: Anthony Bwalya - UPND Member. In 1997, Livingstone was not on the brink of collapse. Livingstone was dead. Thanks to the ineptitude of the MMD regime of Edith Nawakwi and Co., Zambia only had the Victoria falls to show...

Should Government Use ZCCM-IH to Buy Mopani Shares?- The Green Party Perspective

Last week, it was revealed by Government, through ZCCM-IH, is seeking to buy controlling shares in Mopani Copper Mines (MCM) by buying off Glencore shares. At the moment, ZCCM-IH is a shareholder in MCM with only 10% shares. Glencore holds...

Brief Clarification on the Role of Zambia Privatization Agency or Its Hired Consultants

By Amb. Emmanuel Mwamba Introduction The Privatisation Programme pursued since 1992 remains a conflicting process and spawns divisive intense debate. It was a government flagship program but supervised by the International Monetary Fund(IMF). The government was determined that the programme succeeded as...

Evaluating President Lungu’s approach in the fight against Corruption

By Isaac Mwanza Introduction On August 16, 2020, President Edgar Lungu toured Chifubu market in Ndola where market shelters were being built. The President was informed that the shelters in Bwana Mkubwa were being constructed at a cost of K15 million while...
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