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Thursday, December 11, 2014 - 16:11

The Electoral Commission of Zambia (ECZ) says eleven political parties have so far confirmed participation in the 20th January President Election.

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Thursday, December 11, 2014 - 16:01

Over the years I have followed the campaigns of various political parties in Zambia and the ‘visible’ finances pumped into these campaigns in the hope of winning various elections, from parliamentary to presidential.

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Thursday, December 11, 2014 - 15:56

Let's mobilise support for Nawakwi for Presidency on 20th January 2014. 

This is our chance for an engendered governance. She is competent: a seasoned politician, former minister of finance, agriculture and energy. 

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Thursday, December 11, 2014 - 15:48

Job creation, especially for the youths, will be one of our main priorities in government. We believe that every young Zambian should have the chance to succeed and that youth empowerment can be the engine of the economic development of our country.

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Thursday, December 11, 2014 - 15:39

Dec 11, 2014
Source: Lusaka Times
Harry Kalaba, Jean Kapata and Mwimba Malama, Davies Mwila addressing the press

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Thursday, December 11, 2014 - 15:36

December 10, 2014
Source: Zambian Eye
The Lusaka High Court has dismissed with costs an application by MMD President Nevers Mumba for an injunction to restrain party National Secretary Muhabi Lungu from interfering in the smooth running of the office and functions of the party President.

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Monday, November 24, 2014 - 11:13

23 November 2014
Source: Zambian Eye
Andrew Banda has said some people are cheating his father Rupiah Banda that he will win the January 20 Presidential election, reports Zambian Eye Correspondent.

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Friday, June 20, 2014 - 12:15
Life can be very simple if you just get yourself a hat, because a hat establishes your identity. If you have forgotten your identity and can’t remember who you are or what to say, putting on your hat will help you a lot.
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Friday, June 20, 2014 - 12:03

A couple of weeks ago the so-called Acting Director General of the so-called Independent Broadcasting Authority had the impudence to write to Hot 877 radio to order them to broadcast an apology for something said about the president’s health during a radio discussion programme a few days earlier.

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Friday, June 20, 2014 - 11:46

The inevitable demise of the Populist Front is embedded in its own populism. Let me explain.

There is a difference between a popular party and a populist party. Of course all political parties seek popularity, but a populist party does this by seeking out the desires of the people, and echoes these desires in its promises. All very well, you might say, that is democracy.

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