LAZ Press Statement Dated 3rd November 2017 on the Threatening Statements Made Against the Judiciary by the Republican President

As one of the three arms of government, the judiciary is an integral part of Zambia’s democracy, ensuring checks and balances on adherence to the rule of law and constitutionalism in the country. The Law Association of Zambia (LAZ) is therefore alarmed by statements made by the Republican President, Mr. …

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OASIS FORUM Statement: Celebrating Laura Miti And The Rights And Responsibilities of Being a Citizen

Several days ago, Laura Miti and several others were arrested for demonstrating outside the Zambian Parliament, demanding accountability for the US$42 million spent on forty-two fire trucks. A brave act, some would say foolhardy in the face of a request from the police not to go ahead with the protest. …

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LAZ PRESS STATEMENT DATED 11TH OCTOBER 2017 ON THE ALLEGATIONS OF CORRUPTION MADE BY THE UNITED PARTY FOR NATIONAL DEVELOPMENT PRESIDENT AGAINST THE JUDICIARY

The Law Association of Zambia is gravely concerned at very serious allegations that have been levelled against members of the judiciary by United Party for National Development (UPND) President Mr. Hakainde Hichilema. In particular, LAZ is concerned about allegations of corruption against the following judges of the Constitutional Court: Judge …

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