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By Roy Clark ‘All was not well in the Kingdom of Mfuwe. The Great Elephant King Cycle Mata had become too powerful, and his elephant ministers were trampling on the other animals…’ ‘Grandpa’ Nawiti interrupted, ‘Why was he called Cycle Mata?’ ‘Nobody’s quite sure,’ I said. ‘But some people say it was because he was […]

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By Barbrah Musamba Chama Mumba Countries that seek development through investment strive to be smart in the way they attract and retain investors. Thus, the essence of a smart government is to attract and retain investment from both locals and those from the outside world. Zambia is endowed with an array of natural resources which […]

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By Lwanzi Milimo These are times when diaries must be kept and every second reflected upon. For in these times,  history is being made albeit political, social and economical. I never thought that at one time such a corrupt, tribal and nepotistic person will rule our country Zambia looking at the pace country was moving towards […]

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President Michael Sata has again threatened to dissolve Parliament to go for fresh elections accusing his Ministers of failing to defend his government from attacks by the opposition UPND. Speaking when he addressed a combined meeting of members of his PF Central Committee and Cabinet Ministers at State House Monday, September 16, 2013, President Sata why there […]

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Defence Minister Geoffrey Mwamba who has been spearheading a campaign to have President Michael Sata as sole candidate for the 2016 General election has reacted to the President’s decision to stop the campaign. Mwamba popularly known as GBM reacted by posting the following message on his Facebook Page; As you are all aware, His Excellency President Michael […]

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President Michael Sata has broken his silence on the endorsement debate that has divided the ruling party by telling Defence Minister Geoffrey Mwamba to stop endorsing him. Speaking before a joint Cabinet and PF Central committee meeting at State house this morning, President Sata says anyone in the Patriotic Front is free to aspire for […]

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 Pro-Geoffrey Mwamba supporters are alleged to have forced embattled ruling Patriotic Front General Secretary Wynter Kabimba who has been told to steep down to cancel his press briefing, Friday. Kabimba canceled his press briefing which was scheduled for 10am at his office at Minitry of Justice. The cadres who are in GBM camp calling for […]

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President Michael Sata is reported to have told Wynter Kabimba to step down as Patriotic Front General Secretary, sources close to State House and Zambia Intelligence Security Service (OP) have told Zambian Eye. The President, according to the sources told Kabimba to resign as General Secretary of the party for the sake of unity. Members […]

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By Lucky Mulusa On the morning of 19 March 1975, my father shook me out of my deep sleep to buy the newspapers for the day from the neighbouring Chifubu township. We lived in Kawama township in Ndola. The previous night, we went to bed late after hours of intermittently listening to Zambia Broadcasting Corporation, […]

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A  political activist, Nason Msoni, says that the PF will continue to be rejected everywhere not just in Eastern Province but nation-wide for the obvious reasons that the leadership continues to demonstrate utter contempt and disregard for the electorate. Msoni told Zambian Eye in an interview Tuesday, September 10, 2013 that the style of leadership […]

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