Rainbow Party launches campaigns from Village

The opposition Rainbow Party over the weekend launched it’s campaigns for the August 11 general elections. While other political parties were launching from big cities, Rainbow decided to launch from a rural area with peasant farmers as a symbol of the party’s ideas of socialism ( party for the peasants and poor of this country).

Presidents Idriss Deby of Chad, Paul Kagame of Rwanda and Uhuru Kenyatta of Kenya to attend AfDB meeting in Lusaka

HUNDREDS of participants have converged on Lusaka for the 51st Annual Meetings of the Board of Governors of the African Development Bank (AfDB) and the 42nd Meetings of the African Development Fund (ADB) Board of Governors, which takes place in the Zambian Capital from May 23 to 27, 2016. President Edgar Lungu of Zambia will

Running mate and 2016 elections

A running mate is a person running together with another person on a joint ticket during an election. The term is most often used in reference to the person in the subordinate position (such as the vice presidential candidate running with a presidential candidate) but can also properly be used when referring to both candidates,