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July 15, 2016 - 0 Comments

WE feel the Non-Governmental Organisations Coordinating Council (NGOCC)’s condemnation of the Law Association of Zambia (LAZ) is an issue of the pot calling the kettle black. We are quoting this English idiom that refers to...

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July 13, 2016 - 0 Comments

IN just 28 days, Zambia goes to the polls that are set for August 11 and so far, the road to this day has been rather patchy, where peace is concerned. The violent events that...

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July 8, 2016 - 0 Comments

WE are surprised at the continued fears by the opposition that the ruling Patriotic Front (PF) will rig this year’s elections on August 11. The opposition, using one Fred M’membe, owner and controller of the...

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July 7, 2016 - 0 Comments

THE revelation by the Ministry of Tourism and Arts that the country has recorded a decline in wildlife-related offences is a positive sign that the biodiversity is being protected from extinction. Against this background, we...

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July 6, 2016 - 0 Comments

WE agree with the Democratic Governance and Human Rights Advocacy (DEGHA) which has rightly observed that sending political party representatives to monitor the printing of ballot papers for the August 11 general elections should remove...

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July 4, 2016 - 0 Comments

WE hail the relationship between Zambia and  Mozambique  that dates back from the time this country supported the Mozambican liberation struggle that saw the late Samora Machel become the first black president of that country....

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July 3, 2016 - 0 Comments

THE warning by Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) is timely because it will promote and encourage free and fair elections. Free and fair elections are cardinal in the democratic dispensation of the country, thus the warning by...

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July 1, 2016 - 0 Comments

JUST like any mortal person, second Republican president Frederick Chiluba may obviously not have been a perfect man. Yet Dr Chiluba’s character as well as some of the things the late Zambian president did for...

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July 1, 2016 - 0 Comments

AS this year’s Zambia International Trade Fair (ZITF) which opened on Wednesday this week continues, we want to reflect on the history and importance of this event. It is interesting to note that what is...

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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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