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Zambia BlogTalkRadio's goal is to reach Zambians in the diaspora and consolidate on individual contributions to Zambia. We hope to be a news and resource forum for Zambians living abroad.

Zambia BlogTalkRadio's goal is to reach Zambians in the diaspora and consolidate on individual contributions to Zambia. We hope to be a news and resource forum for Zambians living abroad.
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Location:

Brooklyn, NY

Networks:

BlogTalkRadio

Description:

Zambia BlogTalkRadio's goal is to reach Zambians in the diaspora and consolidate on individual contributions to Zambia. We hope to be a news and resource forum for Zambians living abroad.

Language:

English

Contact:

347-237-4270


Episodes

OPEN FORUM - DEATH AT THE BLACK MOUNTAIN

6/23/2018
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Who was responsible for the safety of young lives exposed to the everyday threat of death at the mine?

Duration:01:59:35

Lewis Mwape- Executive Director; Zambia Council for Social Development

6/23/2018
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Mr Lewis Mwape is Executive Director at the Zambia Council for Social Development whose mission is to promote and facilitate sustainable, socio-economic development through collaboration and networking among Non-governmental Organisations (NGOs), Community Based Organisations (CBOs), partners and other stakeholders. He joins us to discuss the implications of Financial Intelligence Center- Money Laundering & Terrorist Financing trends report 2017 and other pressing national issues...

Duration:00:59:58

OPEN FORUM - PROVINCIAL TRADE & MORE

6/16/2018
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Ever wondered how much trade is happening between the Zambian provinces? Forget SADC, forget African Union, just within Zambia. There isn't a direct road between Mongu and Solwezi. It can take up to 17hrs drive for a fisherman from Zambezi plains in Mongu to deliver fish to the lucrative market of Solwezi via Lusaka. If I am not mistaken, that is the case between Kasama and Chipata. Other than delivery methods to be developed by the new witchcraft course at UNZA, trade between North...

Duration:02:04:54

George Masempela- Author- I Still Call Zambia Home

6/16/2018
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George Masempela, Author of the book called ‘I Still Call Zambia Home’ was born in Zambia, Africa in a town called Ndola on the Copperbelt. He relocated to Australia in 2004 and studied at TAFE Central pursuing a Diploma in Tourism Management Operations. Currently he is working with the Department of Justice as a Prison Officer at the Eastern Goldfields Regional Prison. During his stay in Western Australia, he has been privileged to work with Emily Gower, founder of Gower International...

Duration:00:59:14

OPEN FORUM - WHAT WILL UPND BRING TO THE TABLE?

6/9/2018
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*Their politics are too centralised. *They suffer from bad messaging *They lack vibrant surrogates who can articulate the UPND vision for the country *They have to be inclusive, grassroot campaign. *HH is surrounded by politicians, that's where the problem it. *HH has to reintroduce himself to the people of Zambia. *They have very weak communications and response teams. *HH has to articulate his 10 point plan again..in a language most Zambians can understand.

Duration:02:04:15

OPEN FORUM - "CORRUPTION HAS KILLED MORE PEOPLE IN AFRICA" Prof Lumumba

6/2/2018
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"The African leaders are not working in the interest of its people." Africa needs an Arab spring, we lack vigilance in Africa.

Duration:02:01:02

Hon. Kapelwa Mbangweta- MP Nkemeya Constituency

6/2/2018
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Hon Kapelwa Mbangweta is MP for Nkemeya Constituency and also a member the Energy, Water Development and Tourism parliamentary committee. He joins us to discuss a wide ranging national issues pertaining to governance, development and constitutional issues

Duration:00:57:28

OPEN FORUM - THE NEXT MAYOR OF LUSAKA

5/26/2018
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So you want to be mayor? 10 things you should know Join the discussion.

Duration:02:04:33

Africa Freedom Day Special Feature

5/26/2018
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The Africans were reflecting on its "AFrica Freedom Day" whilst the United States will be reflecting on "Memorial Day" both days in the focus on remembering those who sacrificed their lives for our freedoms.

Duration:00:59:26

OPEN FORUM - CREATING JOBS THROUGH AGRICULTURE

5/19/2018
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Do you think politicians are taking the issue of high unemployment seriously.? Zambia Blog Talk Radio hosts Rolf Shenton to explore employment value in agriculture.

Duration:02:02:59

Isaac M. Mwanza- Governance Consultant

5/19/2018
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Isaac Mwanza is a Governance Consultant at the Center for the Constitution and Leadership Studies, he is actively engaged in the nation's inter party dialogue which are seemingly been received with a divided national leadership. Commonwealth or ZCID, is yet to be seen which organization will spearhead the impending interparty dialogue.

Duration:01:00:22

THIS MOTHER'S DAY WEEKEND - THE BIGGER THAN LIFE ROLE OF WOMEN.

5/12/2018
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ZBTR Team sits down to appriciate our mothers

Duration:02:02:27

Citizen's Forum with Henry Sakala Madzaela

5/12/2018
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Henry Sakala Madzaela is a community leader and civic activist in the Diaspora community, Henry has always stood with his community members in all situations and circumstances. He joins us to share what drives his passion and also discesses his recent visit to Zambia, presumably to "spy" the land for potential political office. It's citizen's forum with Henry Sakala Madzaela.

Duration:01:00:14

OPEN FORUM - "MY CHILDHOOD STORY THAT WON'T GO AWAY"

5/5/2018
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There are some childhood stories that seem to live forever, some fun, others are sad and others are just there. This week on a lighter note, we look back to some of the stories which shapped our up bringing. Join Us

Duration:02:02:10

A Conversation with Mr Gracewell Mwansa

5/5/2018
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Mr Gracewell Mwansa shares his life's journey from a ZCCM executive to the Diaspora and back home to Zambia. Based in the Northern Province town of Mbala, he joins us to discuss his journey and dispells fears held and expressed by most Diaspora residents. He has found his feet in the in the northern parts of the country growing one the non-traditional crops of coffee. Join us as we hear the amazing journey from a former ZCCM executive, Diaspora resident to Mbala district in Northern...

Duration:00:58:57

OPEN FORUM "IMITI IKULA E MPANGA"

4/28/2018
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In this week's program we discuss Zambia Youth Policy.

Duration:02:07:50

ZBTR Round Table: A Culture Bankrupt of Values: The Comey Factor

4/28/2018
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"A Culture Bankrupt of Values: The Comey Factor and 21st Century leadership."

Duration:00:59:20

OPEN FORUM - AFRICA DOING BUSINESS WITH AFRICA

4/21/2018
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"Whether described as ‘African Unity’ or ‘integration’, and whether for ideological or pragmatic reasons, overcoming the fragmentation of the continent has been an enduring theme in African statecraft since the 1960s. The borders dividing Africa’s 55 states from one another, so this reasoning goes, have lessened Africa’s global presence and kept markets small and anaemic. They have also prevented its citizens from reaching out to one another and taking advantage of the vast potential that...

Duration:02:03:15

Chris Zumani Zimba- Lecturer, Author, Policy Analyst & Researcher.

4/21/2018
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Chris Zumani Zimba is a Political Science PhD candidate, Lecturer, Author, Policy Analyst, Researcher, CSO/Youth Advocate and HIV/AIDS Activist by profession who has worked before both in government and NGO sector at management and board levels respectively.He is a part time lecturer at the University of Zambia-UNZA, Lusaka University-UNILUS as well as Principal Consultant and Author at Chrizzima Democracy University-CDU. Besides being a political analyst for the private and public media...

Duration:01:00:18

OPEN FORUM - "DIASPORA GALAXY"

4/14/2018
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In this week's broadcast we dive in the opportunities available to the Diaspora which can be benefiacial to the homeland.

Duration:02:03:22