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Archive | March, 2010

Richard Mbewe – Mar 27,2010

The case for State Capitalism in Zambia: Dr. Mbewe is an advocate for the motion because of what he calls “the culture of the Zambians (always looking out to somebody or supernatural force to solve the problems); the lack of a significant level of middle class – the driving force in a capitalist economy; the […]

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Chola Mukanga – Mar 27,2010

Chiefs, Politics and Society is our topic for this week. We will discuss the thorny issue of whether chiefs should become Members of Parliament, their influence in elections and the emergence of cadre chiefs. On the social side we ‘ll discuss chiefs as guardian of local justice, human rights, gender, education, health and food security.

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ITU rushes to aid of Chile quake and tsunami victims

ITU has deployed 25 satellite terminals to help restore vital communication links in the aftermath of the massive 8.8-magnitude earthquake and tsunami that hit Chile on 27 February, killing over 700 people and cutting communications links in the city of Concepción and towns along the coast. In a press release, ITU indicates that the equipment […]

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Edem Djokotoe – Mar 13,2010

He is a Ghanaian-born journalist, writer, newspaper columnist and media trainer who has been living and working in Zambia for over 22 years. He was the first Training Editor of Post Newspapers Ltd in Zambia and was responsible for starting the Business Post, a weekly newspaper supplement. He also undertook a number of investigative assignments […]

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