Evolution of Parliament-Executive Relations in Zambia

  • Jotham C. Momba


The role of parliament is cardinal in democratic governance, and this importance should be viewed within the context of the need for separation of powers for the full realization of democracy. For a country like Zambia, this is even more imperative considering that the country emerged from a relatively authoritarian one-party system in which the functioning of the various arms of the state was obscured by the extensive powers of the party and the president.


Democratic Governance Primary Election African National Congress Parliamentary Election Legislative Body 
These keywords were added by machine and not by the authors. This process is experimental and the keywords may be updated as the learning algorithm improves.


Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF.

Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF.

Copyright information

© M.A. Mohamed Salih 2005

Authors and Affiliations

  • Jotham C. Momba
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Political ScienceUniversity of ZambiaLusakaZambia

Personalised recommendations