• 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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  • Race-based party membership: Steven Friedman on BLF

    Race-based party membership: Steven Friedman on BLF0

    Steven Friedman is right to say that Black First Land First (BLF) should be allowed to compete as a political party, even though they limit membership to black voters only. He makes this case in his Business Day column of July 31 (paywalled), but you can also read it on his Facebook wall. The South

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  • Only political action will remove ZANU PF from power

    Only political action will remove ZANU PF from power0

    The leaked audio featuring a conversation between Mnangagwa’s wife Auxillia and an army commander named as Murombo has exposed the power struggles in the “New Dispensation” administration. In the audio, Auxillia Mnangagwa claims that the army is trying to ‘get Mnangagwa through’ her, clearly asserting that all is not well in the cockpit and that

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  • Is Zimbabwe headed for another coup?

    Is Zimbabwe headed for another coup?0

    The November 2017 military coup which forced tyrant Robert Mugabe from power is still haunting Zimbabwe, almost 18 months down the line. The remnants of the coup and its footprints will not disappear sooner than we expected. After topping Mugabe, President Emmerson Mnangagwa had an enormous task facing him trying to please his erstwhile conspirators

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  • BLACK, RED AND GREEN: The story behind the Kenyan flag

    BLACK, RED AND GREEN: The story behind the Kenyan flag0

    Fifty-six years ago, on July 26, 1963, the national flag of the soon to be newly independent state of Kenya was unveiled. The standard was typical of the country that had created it – cobbled together by an elite but imbued with pretensions at unity and forging common cause with common folk. In those heady

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