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Editorial Comment

  • Why this vindictiveness, cruelty against Musenge?

    The closure of Mwenya Musenge’s club business in Kitwe cannot be justified. This is vindictiveness that no democratic society should tolerate.   But this isn’t...

  • Lungu’s veritable chaos

    There’s no human being or institution that is totally free from making mistakes. There’s no individual or institution that can claim to have acted wisely...

  • Selective prosecutions and appeals by the DPP

    The decision by  Director of Public Prosecutions Lillian Siyuni to appeal the acquittal of Sylvia Masebo has raised very  serious concerns about selective justice, prosecutions...

  • Lungu’s ambition to come back in 2021

    “I am ambitious, that’s why I am President. And I am ambitious to come back in 2021,” says Edgar Lungu.     Nobody should seek...

  • What do they believe in?

    It is very difficult to know what most of our politicians really believe in. The beliefs of most of our politicians seem to change with...

  • On a dangerous path of self-destruction

    Whether one accepts it or not, the democratic space in Zambia has considerably shrunk under Edgar Lungu’s rule. And with or without the state of...

  • Kambwili’s apology to Tongas, southerners

    Chishimba Kambwili had to be expelled from the Patriotic Front by Edgar Lungu for him to realise that his utterances were offensive to the citizens...

  • Unpaid fees and exams at UNZA

    It’s unbelievable that over 800 University of Zambia students may not sit for examinations because of unsettled tuition fees! This is not a small matter;...

  • Corruption in our judiciary

    Kenya’s former chief justice Dr Willy Mutunga says a progressive legal system in African countries will only be attained if judiciaries defy manipulative antics of...

  • Is our judiciary independent?

    There is no doubt the Kenyan judiciary has achieved some very high standards that deserve recognition and emulation.     And as it has been...