Category Archives: Dual Citizenship

Dual citizenship clause implemented

The Government of the Republic of Zambia has implemented the dual citizenship clause for Zambians in the diaspora who acquired citizenship of another country. The Citizenship Board will now register within six months a person who ceased to be a … read more »

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Goldman Sachs, Stanbic To Lead Nigeria’s $100m Diaspora Bond Sale

VENTURES AFRICA – Leading global financial services firm, Goldman Sachs and Stanbic IBTC have been appointed to oversee Nigeria’s $100 million Diaspora bond sale, the country’s Debt Management Office (DMO) has said. Nigeria, Africa’s largest economy, embarked on a global … read more »

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UK IMMIGRATION: Credibility now key assessment in UK asylum claims

ON MARCH 26, 2013, the UK Court of Appeal handed down a ruling in which it had occasion to consider the recent past and present position regarding Zimbabwean asylum seekers. The case is referred to as SS and others. In … read more »

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Constitution national conference adopts Article 18 of dual-citizenship

The constitution national conference has adopted Article 18 of the draft constitution which provides that a Zambian Citizen can acquire dual-citizenship. Article 18 (1) in the draft constitution states that “A citizen shall not lose citizenship by acquiring the citizenship … read more »

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50+1 vote clause passes at National Constitution Convention

The thematic working group on representation of people at the ongoing National Constitution Convention have unanimously retained the 50+1 vote threshold clause in the First Draft Constitution for the election of the republican President. And Chieftainess Nkomeshya Mukamambo II has … read more »

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Dual Citizenship article in the First Draft Constitution adopted by experts

Experts at the ongoing sector groups convention have unanimously resolved to maintain the dual citizenship article in the First Draft Constitution. The experts mandated to analyse the citizen’s clause said dual citizenship was progressive as it would allow Zambians in … read more »

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Zambians in Diaspora can be part of an accelerated economic growth rate

By Daniel Mwamba Diaspora’s capabilities in terms of remittances, investment and knowledge transfer are crucial to the development of Zambia. Thus, Zambians in the Diaspora are equipped to invest in Zambian companies and establishing new ventures. The Zambian Diaspora should … read more »

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Dual citizenship clause in the First Draft Constitution has been rejected by delegates of Northern Province

THE clause which allows for dual citizenship in the First Draft Constitution has been rejected by delegates to the Northern Province Constitution Convention in Kasama. Dual citizens can carry two passports and essentially live, work, and travel freely within their … read more »

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Dual Citizenship: Can you be a Dual Tumbuka and a Bemba ?

By Evelyn Park In my view Yes you can. Zambia is extensively inter tribal ( for lack of a better description) due to inter Tribal Marriages. If the Zambians living overseas choose not to return home, and instead to fill … read more »

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