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June 29, 2016 - 0 Comments

Globally, when lawyers are criticised for engaging in immoral behaviour, it is usually suggested that the legal profession is peculiar in attracting individuals who lack moral fibre. Thus, the onus of policing lawyers lies on...

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June 28, 2016 - 0 Comments

WE wonder if some of the so called western diplomats are here as envoys or spies. We say this after observing their penchant for interfering in internal affairs that cross diplomatic boundaries and border more...

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June 27, 2016 - 0 Comments

IT is sad to note that the title of the novel Cry, the Beloved Country by Alan Paton which represents the chaos, destruction, and corruption in apartheid South Africa, is significant even today because the...

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June 25, 2016 - 0 Comments

LAST year in August, protesters held a loud and colourful demonstration against mining company Vedanta at the Lincoln Centre, Lincoln Inn Fields, London. They accused Vedanta of tax evasion and mismanagement at the Konkola Copper...

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June 25, 2016 - 0 Comments

WE are dismayed with the information from the Energy Minister Dora Siliya that water levels in Kariba Dam have reduced meaning load shedding will be with us for a long time. However, looking at the...

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June 23, 2016 - 0 Comments

THE Latin phrases De mortuis nihil nisi bonum (of the dead, nothing unless good) indicate that it is socially inappropriate to speak ill of the dead. So whatever ill has been spoken about the late...

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June 22, 2016 - 0 Comments

TRANSPARENCY International Zambia (TIZ)’s concerns over the need for politicians to sensitise the electorate and the general public on the importance of the Referendum as opposed to discouraging them is spot-on. It is really worrying...

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June 10, 2016 - 0 Comments

First it was the Patriotic Front (PF) women who expressed disappointment when the United Party for National Development (UPND) leader Hakainde Hichilema chose Geoffrey Bwalya Mwamba, popularly known as GBM, as his running mate. Now...

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June 9, 2016 - 0 Comments

THE report about the reopening of Mulungushi Textiles of Zambia (MTZ) must have come as a relief to the people of Kabwe as well as the nation as a whole. The chitenge-producing company, which was...

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May 31, 2016 - 0 Comments

THE modern world today is moving at a supersonic speed from its native era. Our world has continued to transform into different characteristics, either shaped by man’s own making or outside forces that man has...

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