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Education and Training in Zambia

By Henry Kyambalesa Introduction: In 1917, a philosopher by the name Alfred North Whitehead warned about the ill-fated destiny of a society which does not make meaningful investments in its people’s education that is perhaps truer today than it was during his time: “In the conditions of modern life, the rule is absolute … [a […]

HH promises Students: I won’t be detracted by propaganda messages against me and UPND

Opposition UPND president Hakainde Hichilema says he will not be detracted by those bent on distorting his messages to suit their personal agendas in order to keep misleading Zambians about his character. Speaking when he addressed students from various learning institutions in Lusaka last night, Mr. Hichilema maintained that integrity in politics was paramount, but […]

Go Emmz! Southern Province’s Inspiring Muscian

Southern Province has been quite in terms of music production, but Zambian Eye fished out one of the talented artists to have come out of the province, Mr.Emmz. He is currently based on the Copperbelt, a Teacher by profession but still loves music. Our Correspondent, Mastone Moonze spoke to him and here is what he […]

FODEP condemns Government for blackmailing voters

The Foundation for Democratic Process (FODEP) has condemned the Zambian government for electoral blackmail and corruption. In a press release to Zambian Eye, FODEP Executive Director McDonald Chipenzi stated that the report is a summary of the campaigns held ahead of the Katuba by-election. “FODEP observed with concern the continued use of blackmail by the […]

CNN to pull plug on Piers Morgan show

CNN has decided to pull the plug on Piers Morgan’s nightly talk show, three years after the former British tabloid editor took over from Larry King. CNN president Jeff Zucker has decided to end TV host Piers Morgan’s talk show after its ratings plunged. The former British tabloid editor – who irked conservative Americans after […]

ZESCO starts operating in Pemba District

The Zambia Electricity Supply Corporation (ZESCO) has established its presence in the newly created district of Pemba. This is the Power company’s response to calls by the residents for it’s physical presence in the area to address the electricity needs of the growing population. ZESCO Area Manager Clement Kuyela said that his company has since […]

High Court stops PF from expelling GBM

Former Defence Minister Geoffrey Bwalya Mwamba (GBM) has been granted an injunction restraining the Patriotic Front (PF) from expelling him from the party. This follows a resolution by the Northern province Executive Committee recommended to Central Committee that GBM who is Kasama Central Member of Parliament be expelled for insubordination. High Court Judge Anne Sharpe […]

Zambia’s Chamber of Mines upbeat about country’s mining future

CBM-TEC event will gather 1500 mining experts in Kitwe in April The CEO of the Chamber of Mines of Zambia, Mrs Maureen J Dlamini, says there is still a huge potential for green fields operations with high grade copper and other minerals available for exploitation in that country. The Chamber’s President, Mr. Emmanuel Mutati, heads […]

Point Blank: Who will win in 2016?

By Patrick Sikana Yes we are more than two years away to the voting day. And yes a lot is likely to happen between now and then which could tilt the political landscape for or against different actors on the political landscape in Zambia. But winning any election anywhere boils down to two things: the […]