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Alba Iulia
Tuesday, May 26, 2020

Columns

RESUSCITATE THE ECONOMY; INCREASE ELECTRICITY TARIFFS

By David Kapoma I wish to start by stating that the country has been on ‘standstill’ in the last few weeks due to the elections and the events that followed after. We now have five (5) years of President...

Why I disagree with Prof. Ndulo and Hansungule On HH and ConCourt Decision

Soon after the Electoral Commission of Zambia announced its final results in favor of Lungu, Prof. Ndulo warned that Zambia was becoming a failed state. On September 12, Lusaka Times published a detailed article from Professor Ndulo, addressed to...

Dancing dununa reverse and dununa forward—HH and the ConCourt

Many people have condemned the dununa reverse of the Constitutional Court (ConCourt) on HH’s petition. I sympathize with HH and the UPND, but at the heart of the ruling are the unchallengeable powers of the ConCourt as well as...

Place of the Petition as a Mode of Enforcing Fundamental Rights under the Constitution of Zambia

By Brig Gen Godfrey Miyanda INTRODUCTION I contend that the Petition that had been filed in the Constitutional Court of Zambia (CC) by UPND’s Hakainde Hichilema and Geoffrey Bwalya Mwamba remains undetermined. It is a well settled principle that there...

President Lungu should consider trying Brian Mushimba as Minister of Energy

By Frazer Musonda Energy Engineering graduate from Linköping University With the elections and the eventual petition now behind us, the onus is now on the Patriotic Front to translate the confidence the Zambian people have given them into a developed...

MMD MEDIA TEAM RESPONDS TO KATELE KALUMBA

KAKA: I really feel constrained to comment on Pastor Nevers Sekwila Mumba's letter but truthfulness in politics is a more effective strategy than misinformation. MMD: We are glad you recognize the importance of Truth over Misinformation, but we wish to...

UPND should now allow President Lungu to Govern

By: Hon. Bowman C. Lusambo, MP-Kabushi Following the re-election of His Excellency President Edgar Chagwa Lungu, it has now become abundantly clear that the Mr Hakainde Hichilema and Dr Nevers Mumba have become redundant in Zambian politics. The conduct of the...

Nevers Mumba writes to President -Elect Edgar Lungu

5th September, 2016 Mr. Edgar Lungu President-elect Lusaka Dear President Lungu, I write this letter to you as a predictive statement. My intention is to persuade you to do whatever you can to change the expected end of the path you have chosen....

The Pleadings of HH Were Political By Katele Kalumba

By Katele Kalumba, Dr. "Any such matter as may not be handled properly or covered adequately in a constitution or any other law remains a preserve of the people." My submission during the constitutional conference and remains my principled position. It...

The real dununa reverse – Zambia’s darkest chapter

Dear Editor, The background of my brief discourse is the partial solar eclipse that happened on 1st September 2016. The silence of those who have previously abused very natural atmospheric and astronomical phenomenon to advance their selfish ends rings loudest...

Latest News

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...

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...

One More Person In Connection With The Murder of Chinese Nationals Arrested

One more person has been arrested from Ndola bringing the number of suspects arrested in connection with the murder of a Chinese woman in...

Government Restricts Parents And Guardians From Accessing Schools

The government has restricted parents and guardians from accessing schools as examination classes reopen on June 1. General Education Minister David Mabumba says the restriction...

UPND MPs will defect to PF next year, They have already approached us-Sunday Chanda

PF Media Director Sunday Chanda says a number of UPND Members of Parliament will defect to the ruling party next year because they are...
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