Archive | January, 2020

Chilubi by Election: Testament of failed law adherence, enforcement and the exhibition of political power and corruption.

By Macdonald Chipenzi A few days ago reports of distribution of mealie-meal in Chilubi Island ahead of the by-election emerged. Without shame the Disaster Management and Mitigation Unit (DMMU) admitted doing that and further vowing never to stop doing it with or without a by-election. The next day, openly using Political power publicly flagged off […]

Who will save Zambia?

By Linda Kasonde  I grew up in Zambia in the 1980s and 1990s. I am old enough to remember some of what it was like to live under authoritarian one-party rule in Zambia. I remember that people felt afraid of speaking openly and frankly over the phone. I remember stories of people dying under mysterious circumstances. […]