Zambian Christmas Carol

by Mwizenge S. Tembo, Ph. D. Professor of Sociology My Zambian Christmas Carol goes back to 1959 to the very earliest Christmas I can remember when I was a child at Chipewa  village with my grandparents, uncles, aunts, cousins and … read more

The Last Hunt – Chisokole Part 2

by Mwizenge S. Tembo, Ph. D. Professor of Sociology Late in the afternoon as the sun was about to set, two exhausted dogs with small bloody scratches all over their faces, and still breathing very rapidly with their tongues hanging … read more

The Last Hunt – Chisokole Part One

by Mwizenge S. Tembo, Ph. D. Professor of Sociology I woke up from my grandmother and grandfather’s house  rubbing my eyes and emerged out of the door. The October early morning long bright sunrays were shining between the village thatched … read more

UNZA Student Papers Very Important

by Mwizenge S. Tembo, Ph. D Professor of Sociology Introduction One chilly June morning when I was in Grade 7 at Tamanda Boys Boarding Upper Primary School in 1966 in rural Chipata in the Eastern Province of Zambia, the Headmaster … read more

The Thrill of the Black Panther – Why I Cried.

by Mwizenge S. Tembo, Ph. D. Professor of Sociology Introduction President Kaunda should see the Black Panther. All the founders of Zambia whether they have passed away or are still living should watch the Black Panther; Simon Kapwepwe, Reuben Kamanga, … read more

Antifragile: Things that Gain from Disorder: Book Review

by Mwizenge S. Tembo, Ph. D Professor of Sociology Nassim NicholasTaleb, Antifragile: Things that Gain from Disorder, New York: Random House, 2012, 2014, 519 pp. K182.00 ($18.00), Paperback. Introduction The popular wide spread belief that is reminiscent of the Western … read more