Opinion| The Ugly side of Foreign Investment In Zambia

By Mercy Chisanga An investor is an individual who allocates money with the prospect of an impending financial return. So why is Zambia doing really badly economically even with a lot of outside Investment? Don’t get me wrong it very important to understand and appreciate the value foreign individuals and […]

The Central Bank In Zimbabwe has been ordered to freeze account belonging to Mugabe allies- Reports

The central Bank in Zimbabwe has been ordered to have the accounts belonging to Jonathan Moyo and Savious Kasukuwere be identified and frozen. According to reports, the two gentlemen were part of the G-40 faction within the ZANU-PF that backed Grace Mugabe to succeed Robert Mugabe.  After the coup, the two gentlemen […]

Starting next year, universities have to prove their research has real-world impact

Starting next year, universities have to prove their research has real-world impact For research to have an impact, it needs to be used or applied in some way. Shutterstock Pauline Zardo, Queensland University of Technology Starting in 2018, Australian universities will be required to prove their research provides concrete benefits […]

Thousands Killed and more than a Million people have been forced to flee Congo- Reports

“Thousands of people have been killed including children and women and more than one million people have been forced to flee their homes in the DRC’s eastern Kasai region since the start of an insurrection nearly a year ago by the Nsapu Militia.  The Nsapu Militia are demanding the withdrawal of the nation’s military from […]

Africans are being Auctioned as Slaves in Libya – Reports

According to Aljazeera, the Libyan government is investigating reports that hundreds of African Migrants and refugees passing through Libya are being sold into modern-day slavery. According to other reports, the trade works by exploiting the vulnerabilities of people who risk there lives to get to Libya in order to cross the Mediterranean into […]

The State of Victoria is set to make history as Voluntary assisted dying passes upper house

  Voluntary euthanasia laws have passed the upper the house after 28-hour sit-in, this leaves the state on the brink of becoming the first state in Australia to legalize assistive dying for the terminally ill. In what is deemed as a conscience vote, The bill passed 22-18 votes in the 40 members […]

Bernie Sanders refuses to say whether Bill Clinton should have resigned over Lewinsky affair

Bernie Sanders refuses to say whether Bill Clinton should have resigned over Lewinsky affair The hypocrisy in politics, politicians are not even trying to hide their hypocrisy these days. It is sad to see how long it has taken for liberal-leaning news outlets and Democrats to condemn Bill Clinton for […]

The Balancing act In Australia – Sexual Moral Revolution Vs Religious Liberty

Opinion Right now, Australia is in the process of legalizing same-sex marriage through a postal plebiscite. The projection is that the “Yes” vote will win. When the Yes vote wins, what does it mean for religious liberty? The bill that is being proposed if SSM becomes the law of the land […]

Opinion – The Dangers of Group Thinking

The start of this year marked the start of the 100th anniversary of the  Russian revolution, the revolution that established the Soviet Union. It marked the beginning of years of communism and at the heart of communism is the Marxist philosophy. Communist Russia symbolizes one of the darkest periods of Humanity. The Soviet Union was speared […]

Hitler and The Law

The building block of any democratic society is the Rule of law. As I discussed in the previous blog for us to have a proper function society it is important that laws are enforced and contracts based on laws are also followed. The main aim of making laws is to […]

Children have strokes too and doctors often miss them. New guidelines will help

Children have strokes too and doctors often miss them. New guidelines will help Children often wait more than a day for a stroke diagnosis. from shutterstock.com Tanya Medley, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute and Mark Mackay, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute The country’s first guidelines to improve doctors’ ability to diagnose and […]