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Countries with strong economies attract job seekers. Today an estimated 15% of the world's 7 billion people live in 22 countries most sound financially. Its believed that 50 million people have been displaced from from their place of birth for either economic or political reasons, or both. On this radio show we discuss issues related to legal immigration, brain drain of highly qualified professionals, success stories of immigrants and politics in the homeland. We bring experts from around the world and talk to them every Saturday for 4 hours starting at 8:00am to 12:00noon New York time. A list of topics and guests is posted here and at our website: http://www.mwape.com The first show was August 9th, 2008. Our founders are James & Ruth Mwape who work with the following host & contributors: Kambidima Wotela, PhD; Rev. Melody & Pastor Davies Lombe; Mwewa Mwape, Dr. Evans Phiri; Richard Mbewe, PhD; Ngoza Simwanza; Harrison Musonda; Chola Mukanga; Prof. Mwizenge Tembo, etc. While most guests are Zambians from Zambia and around the world, we also talk to non-Zambian's on a regular basis. Join us on Dispora Voice and see why we are called the Intelligent Voice.

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Since time immemorial there has been this antagonistic view that there is the RICH and the POOR sitting at poles. But is it really true that we have this static group of people that never changes, that the rich will forever be rich. Africa and... more

Should Zambians in diaspora who are living pay check to pay check better off packing their bags and return home than enjoying the luxury of a leased air condition apartment?

"The book ?Satisfying Zambian Hunger for Culture? by Prof Mwizenge S. Tembo is finally published.The 3 other contributors in the book are Ms. Ruth Mugala in Zambia, Ms. Claire Miti in the United Kingdom, and Mr. James Mwape in the... more

"WHILE it has always been a good economic practice to buy used or second-hand motor vehicles, books and clothes in Zambia, the purchase and wearing of used undergarments raises many moral and health questions. Does... more

The name "United Nations", coined by United States President Franklin D. Roosevelt was first used in theDeclaration by United Nations of 1 January 1942, during the Second World War, when representatives of 26 nations pledged their... more

What's type of business is good in Zambia? Is it better to find a job with an established company or take a risk and start your own business?

On this show we look at news and stories in our communities that affect us from coast to coast, from sea to shinning seas: President Michael Sata's visit to Bew York and the $1,000 dinner plates.....my invitation to work at the... more

Today we look at the seemingly failure of African leaders and business people to engage African-Americans, to tell the black business people about opportunities in Africa share success stories.

Today we look at the current events in Zambia and around the world.

Endogamy is when one marries someone within one's own group. Exogamy is when one marries someone outside one's own group. "One's own group" may be more or less comprehensive: thus, "ethnic endogamy" would mean that e.g.... more
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