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Fresh Zambian Poetry Genre

by Mwizenge S. Tembo, Ph. D. Professor of Sociology It was Malcolm Gladwell in his book: “The Tipping Point” who said at the beginning of the internet era in the early 1990s, emails were not only very few, but they … read more »

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Msoni accuses PF of engaging in premature campaigns

The opposition All Peoples Congress (APC) President Nason Msoni has accused the ruling PF of engaging in premature campaigns ahead of the 2016 General elections because they are not comfortable in office. Mr. Msoni has told QFM News in an … read more »

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German envoy guides Zambia on Public Order Act

German Ambassador to Zambia Bernd Finke has observed that in a democracy, legislation such as the Public Order Act is not supposed to restrict freedom of expression. Mr. Finke believes the opposition political parties and civil society organizations are supposed … read more »

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Coalition will not support piecemeal constitution amendments

Civil Society Constitution Coalition says it will not support government’s position to amend the constitution in piecemeal. Coalition Chairperson Judith Mulenga says it is unfortunate that government has decided to go its way and ignore advice from stakeholders. Ms. Mulenga … read more »

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50% plus 1, presidential running mate to be tabled in June

Justice Deputy Minister Keith Mukata has disclosed that the 50% plus one vote and the presidential running mate are some of the clauses government will take to parliament for amendment when the house resumes sitting next month. Mr Mukata adds … read more »

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Lungu urges corporate world to enhance dialogue with Govt

Republican President Edgar Lungu has encouraged the corporate world in the country to enhance dialogue with relevant government ministries on issues affecting them for the betterment of their investment. Speaking during the foundation stone laying ceremony for a new cement … read more »

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POLICE HARASS, DETAIN DAILY NATION JOURNALIST

DAILY Nation reporter, Wallen Simwaka, was yesterday arrested and placed in the cells by Kabwata police following a fracas as police clashed with journalists when UPND president Hakainde Hichilema arrived at Kabwata police station where he had been summoned. Mr … read more »

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University of Zambia: Crisis of Problems

by Mwizenge S. Tembo, Ph. D. Professor of Sociology Author of “The Bridge” – the  transatlantic romance adventure novel. On a Sunday blue sky afternoon in May 1972, I finally stood on the balcony of the fourth floor of Africa … read more »

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Lungu cautions new aide

President Edgar Lungu has cautioned his new Special Assistant for Legal Affairs Sukwana Lukangaba against being used to scandalize State House. President Lungu has advised Mr. Lukangaba that in his new position he should be wary that he will attract … read more »

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