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PF squabbles catches attention of international media- NewYork Times

By ALAN COWELL LONDON — Ever since colonial cartographers drew their common frontier across the Zambezi River,Zambia and Zimbabwe have shared an uneasy destiny: landlocked nations, onetime adversaries and now mirror images of political uncertainty. In Zambia on Tuesday, a split in the governing Patriotic Front after the death in October of President Michael Sata […]

Frank Bwalya: a man who stands for nothing will fall for anything

Frank Bwalya: a man who stands for nothing will fall for anything

  Frank Bwalya: a man who stands for nothing will fall for anything – Malcom XI was greatly dismayed when learnt about Frank Bwalya’s return to the Patriotic Front. The party that abused him from the day he decided to form his own political party. Today Frank Bwalya is back to dinner with the same […]

Reflections by Nevers Mumba

Reflections by Nevers Mumba

By Dr Nevers Sekwila Mumba, MMD President In 1991, the Movement for Multiparty Democracy (MMD) ushered in a new dispensation of plural politics. The despotic United National Independence Party (UNIP) One Party state was set aside through the ballot box. A new economic and political dispensation was introduced and the results of that major shift […]

Fifty years of economic folly

Fifty  years of economic folly

By Nelson Phiri The Zambian economy has made impressive gains in the last 13 years, but this development makes it simple to disregard a callous truth: the majority of Zambians have been the victims of catastrophic government policies, ailing and aging leaders, addicted to prescription drugs, alcohol, money, funny ideologies, corruption and fancy short term […]

Word for word: what Mahtani said at Intercontinental Hotel

I am a firm believer of Constructive Journalism but this demands the truth, this demands ethics, this demands morals and principles, this demands fairness and calls on the media to be independent, investigative and trustworthy. Of all the articles they have reported on me, neither I nor any of my associates have received any calls for comments, confirmations, denials or otherwise? Does this alone not prove that their motives are corrupt, selfish and devious to mislead the public with falsehoods?

Flashback photo: Sata and Clinton

Flashback photo: Sata and Clinton

Late president Michael Sata meets with former USA Secretary of State Hillary Clinton just before elections in 2011. It is believed that it was during this visit and meeting that the international community (The West) sealed their decision to back the PF against a corrupt MMD regime. It is settled that the international community is […]

Janza proved his critics wrong, deserves contract

Janza proved his critics wrong, deserves contract

  Ssoccer fans across the country have hailed Chipolopolo coach honor Janza for guiding his team to AFCON finals slated for Equatorial Guinea 2015. Fans spoken to said that Janza has also proved his critics wrong who said that he was not equal to the task, and therefor deserves a contract. Janza became the fourth […]