Author Archives: George Jere

About George Jere

George Jere is a correspondent of UK mail magazine on economy and political Affairs. A Matero boys school leaver and a graduate of a diploma in accountancy from Evelyn hone college in the 1980. He worked as a senior in Peat Marwick & Mitchell (KPMG) and was a business consultant to Simba milling for so many years. He left Zambia to UK in 2005 and lives with his wife and two adult sons as the managing Director of and recently incorporated GX Energy (Z), a company promoting renewable energy in Zambia dealing in Solar, Bio-Fuels, Waste and Hydro Energy.

Alienating investors who are helping our country

By George Jere History has the answers to this vexatious problem in Zambia, events tend to repeat themselves. It was not a long time ago, year 1992 when one major mining company Anglo American abandoned us, Luanshya town was also … read more »

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The Role of Interpol in Zambia ….

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By George Jere I would like to discuss the role of Interpol in Zambia in relation to the clearance of all imported cars into the country. One would think Zambia in the fifth republic should be different from the Zambia … read more »

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Calls for-a 51plus sounds plausible but misleading,I beg to differ…

By George Jere The first time I heard of such calls was when Former late President Chiluba won a second term of office. Chiluba won with less than 50 %  in his second term of office. It is noted the … read more »

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Death Notice – Mr. Davies Ezekiel Mwape

The Zambian Community in the South West of England would like to announce the death of Mr. Davies Ezekiel Mwape, who passed away on Sunday, 19th February, 2012 at his home in Old Town, Swindon. He is survived by a … read more »

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Zambia: The emotive issue Land ownership

By George Jere I made a submission to national constitutional conference on 19th July 2010. But like many other documents submitted by various individuals or bodies in Zambia it suffered the familiar fate of gathering dust. In light of the … read more »

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A closer look at the Zambia 2011 Budget Speech

I have read the budget as presented by hon.alexander chikwanda to parliament on 11 November 2011. An overview of the budget shows undoubtedly that it is growth oriented and was excellently presented. However, I feel the budget has some shortcomings … read more »

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