Opinion

Times of Zambia Editor, Enock Ngoma, Tells His HIV Story to Inspire Others

There are 2.04 million people in Zambia (population 13.8 million) who are HIV positive. One of them is journalist Enock Ngoma, deputy news editor at a national daily paper, the...

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President Sata Puts Up Brave Anti-Corruption Face in the Midst of Allegations

President Michael Sata has put on a brave face to pledge his commitment to the fight against corruption amid serious allegations among his senior party members. Launching the National Anti...

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UPND Seeks To Expel MPs Aligned To PF

The opposition United Party for National Development (UPND) is seeking to expel its members of parliament who are aligning themselves with the ruling Patriotic Front (PF) party. According to UPND...

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Whose Responsibility Is It?

Mwebantu, In Lusaka’s Marapodi Compound, tragedy struck; As a little girl was crossing a make-shift bridge, she fell into the stream & was swept away by a very huge current....

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Kalaki’s Korner: The Rise and Fall of King Atas

‘Thoko,’ I said, ‘What are you learning at school nowadays? Anything interesting?’ ‘It’s all so boring,’ she sighed. ‘Especially Civics. All this stuff about the constitution, the executive, parliament, judiciary,...

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Zambia’s Major Hospital: How UTH Became a Death Chamber

The events of the past week at the University Teaching Hospital (UTH) in Lusaka make a very sad episode in the management of the healthcare system in Zambia. It would...

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In Zambia’s Mealie Meal Crisis, a PF Stronghold Suffers the Worst

The Patrotic Front (PF) government had promised the people of Zambia a better life. These bold promises, in fact, are the reason they find themselves in office today. They told...

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Kalaki’s Korner: Flushed

‘The news is over, switch it off!’ said Sara ‘Half a minute,’ I said, ‘something else is coming up!’ ‘The screen is completely blank,’ Sara sneered. ‘No,’ I said, ‘I...

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PF: Patriotic Front or Paya Farmer?

The failure by the Patrotic Front (PF) government to run a smooth crop marketing programme for the 2011-2012 season is among the evidence that this regime has failed the agriculture...

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Hunt for Successor 28: Zambia, a nation of chained Form Fives

We, Form Fives a.k.a. Grade 12s are a people chained, facing the lit walls in the darkness of our own country. On the walls we watch our fantasies and desires....

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