Author: Hildah Lumba

WfC pledges to support female candidates

By ETAMBUYU SANGÁNDU - THE Women for Change (WfC) has pledged to support women vying for elective office in the August general elections. The organisation has pledged to provide them with necessary campaign materials. WfC executive director Lumba Siyanga said in an interview yesterday that her orgainsaton was doing everything possible to ensure women candidates

Vote for Lungu, AVEMA urges marketeers

By MUSONDA MANGILASHI - THE Association for Vendors and Marketeers in Zambia (AVEMA) has urged marketeers to support President Edgar Lungu’s re-election bid in the August 11 polls. AVEMA president Able Chikwa said President Lungu had incorporated street vendors and marketeers into the national development agenda. He said street vendors should reciprocate the gesture by

Things have broken down

By AUSTIN KALUBA - THE English dictum ‘mother is the best cook’ is found in many African languages and describes the limited perception of a person who remains at home without travelling to other places. I feel this best describes the acceptance of the sub-standards of bodies representing our institutions in Zambia. The mediocrity pertaining