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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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Join us for Business Sunday discussions as well as a chat with Dan. The Zambian economy is booming, who is benefitting? What will it take for the benefits to trickle down to average Banda?

On this show we take a look at various issues affecting the Zambian people today. We will talk to Daniel Nsomekela a man working to help disabled people in Zambia. Dan, a disabled Zambian himself, will discuss disability, politics and... more

Finally the Zambian Govt has agreed to do what we have been calling on for many years on diaspora Voice, the rebasing of the Kwacha or droping off the three zeros. On this show we look at the advantages of disadvanges of... more

The National Restoration Party (NAREP) is a values-based Zambian political party. established in 2009, it is based on a cluster of values, namely: values that promote a sense of self-reflection, dignity of self and others and a sense of... more

Courtesy of Zambia Diaspora Connect email forum, subscribers have spent the last 2 weeks trying to ?explain the explanation? behind Zambia's woes in politics and economics, others seem to have found the cause, it is called ?Laziness?... more

Generally regarded as the GODFATHER of Pharmacy in Zambia, Dr Patrick Chikusu is a pioneer who has inspired, educated, managed and elevated the comprehensive Healthcare delivery in Zambia. Currently the Deputy Minister in... more

What does it matter what we hear or say? What encourages people more, being put down or being encouraged? Matthew 15:11 states, ?It is not the thing that enters the mouth that defiles a man, but the thing that proceeds from the mouth... more

On this show we look at a new study entitled "Divorce and Death" which has shown that broken marriages can kill at the same rate as smoking cigarettes. The risk of dying is 23 percent higher among divorcées than married... more

Zambia continues to experience high unemployment levels. Unlike the United States and Europe, Africa and Zambia in particular have great potential for growth in almost every sector. Why is it that no matter what government Zambia... more

Global 2012 - looks at political and economic assessments of what's going to happen in the World and its impact on Zambia. The last segment will concentrate on Zambia - what will happen in Zambia in 2012. Join us an indepth analysis... more
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