Opinion

How UPND and PF Blocked Last Draft Constitution

On Tuesday, 29th March 2011, the Movement for Multiparty Democracy (MMD) government under President Rupiah Banda presented the Constitution of Zambia Bill to Parliament for second reading. The bill was...

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Opinion: Mortgaging the Country For a Chance To Live At State House

Over the years I have followed the campaigns of various political parties in Zambia and the ‘visible’ finances pumped into these campaigns in the hope of winning various elections, from...

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Opinion: Why RB is the Right President

By Enlightened Citizen It cannot be ignored that the adoption of President Rupiah Bwezani Banda as the Presidential candidate for the Movement for Multiparty Democracy (MMD) party in the forthcoming...

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Opinion: A Hichilema Presidency is No Different from A Sata Presidency

If you have been a keen follower of Zambia’s multi-party politics post Kenneth Kaunda’s 27 year rule in 1991, you are not too far from understanding the trends over the...

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2011 Election – An Experiment Gone Wrong

By C. Nyirenda A lot of Zambians – educated, semi-literate and illiterate alike – were so gullible before the September 20, 2011 elections. They believed everything they were promised by...

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Opinion: The Misfits of Sata’s Bloated Cabinet

By Richard W. Sata’s first cabinet appointment included an embarrassing over-nomination which was caused by the need to accommodate Willie Nsanda. That turned out to be an appetiser to things...

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Opinion: Hichilema’s Free Education Illusion

The 2015 National Budget proposes to spend ZMW 9, 433.33 (20.20%) on our education sector. This amount is not sufficient enough to carter for our growing demands in the education...

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Lungu’s Crooks, Dribblers, and Job Hunters

By Chipego Moonze Yesterday when I published a leaked letter to the president alleging presiding Judge in the injunction case had been well ‘taken care of’ and that the outcome...

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The Case for Voting RB

By Andrew Kapya Let me start by stating the obvious; a lot of Zambians especially those in the middle class seem not too happy with former President Rupiah Banda’s return...

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Opinion: Guy Scott is Lost in the Thick of PF Things

Acting President Guy Scott must by now surely know that he has lost grip of the ruling Patriotic Front. Looking at him blabber about the legalities of the confirmation of...

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