• Politics of Hunger in Zambia

    Politics of Hunger in Zambia0

    A recent report by Global Hunger Index has ranked Zambia the fifth hungriest country in the world. This coincidentally comes at a time when the country is grappling with a severe drought which has devastated more than half of the country mainly in the Southern, Central and Western Provinces, leaving many rural households surviving on wild fruits, roots and

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  • Gun Culture Engulfs Zambian Politics

    Gun Culture Engulfs Zambian Politics0

    The political temperature is rising as Zambia nears the 2021 general elections. The ruling Patriotic Front (PF) and the main opposition party United Party for National Development (UPND) are not leaving anything to chance. Analysts have put this to the fact that the ruling party has never felt secure with its narrow victory over UPND

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  • Xenophobia in SA, Social Media’s Immediacy in Modifying African Behaviour

    Xenophobia in SA, Social Media’s Immediacy in Modifying African Behaviour0

    This recent week, if I owned Facebook, Google or WhatsApp and sitting far, far away from South Africa, Southern Africa and Africa itself I would be crunching the data of those that use my applications in those parts of the world. Not literary mathematically crunching at it but waiting for the algorithms to give me

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  • South African Businesses Close As Zambian Students Protest Xenophobia

    South African Businesses Close As Zambian Students Protest Xenophobia0

    Dozens of South African businesses include banks, supermarkets and a television provider have been temporarily shut down in the Zambian capital Lusaka, as thousands of university students protest xenophobia taking place in South Africa. First National Bank (FNB), Shoprite, Multichoice (DStv), Hungry Lion, Barclays Bank, Pick N Pay and several other South African owned companies

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  • Zambian Gov’t Tables Constitutional Amendments Bill, Amid Public Resistance

    Zambian Gov’t Tables Constitutional Amendments Bill, Amid Public Resistance0

    Zambia’s Minister of Justice, Given Lubinda has gone ahead tabling a Bill to amend the Republican Constitution despite the proposed amendments receiving massive public resistance. The proposed amendments include reintroduction of the position of Deputy Ministers which Zambia did away with in 2016 after years of consistent submissions by the public against the position. The

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