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“The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams.”

“Dream big. Start small. But most of all start.”

“The only dreams that come true are the ones you chase, if you do nothing, you get nothing.”

Many say the only thing that stops us from achieving what we really want to is ourselves. Just when we about to reach the last branch of that tree with the fruit we have seen grow we give up, most of us have had…


They say show me your friends and I will tell you who you are, birds of the same feather flock together and many more so it is almost a fact that the people we spend so much time with can actually have an influence in our lives both positively and…


Quarantine was a highlight of 2020 but Jane Nakasamu a young Zambian caught our attention. Having invented a smart gas stove that is futuristic and uses iot (internet of things).

An author, academician and a social entrepreneur, Jane is currently pursuing MBA in oil and gas management and has a…


Unless you’re willing to look a little foolish, forget the possibility of becoming great.

“Cher, If I Could Turn Back Time”

All our favourite entertainers love to see people smile and brighten the day

Our exception talent and first feature of 2021 is William Njobvu a TV and radio presenter…


Ever watched a show where the puppet actually appears to speak? Well who would have guessed that our Zambian entertainment industry would have Ventriloquists, with unique talents most of us could never imagine we had our industry keeps growing. Those puppet shows on TV while we were kids mostly from…


“Never say never because limits, like fears, are often just an illusion.” — Michael Jordan

“Run when you can, walk if you have to, crawl if you must; just never give up.” — Dean Karnazes

Sport just like other careers requires so much discipline, hard work and persistence, You have…


Photography has extremely evolved as an art and a business in Zambia, photographers are slowly setting the bar and testing their creative lengths to deliver quality memories in fine print. Akzam had the chance to have a conversation with one of Zambia’s most talented Photographers, Ryan Sinyangwe and this is how it went

Ryan: My name is Ryan Niza Sinyangwe, Lungu By tribe 2nd born in a family of 3 and the only guy.

Akzam:Can you kindly tell us a brief history of the work you’ve done? …


Eleanor was right. She never looked nice. She looked like art, and art wasn’t supposed to look nice; it was supposed to make you feel something.

— Rainbow Rowell, Eleanor & Park

Art is never finished, only abandoned.

― Leonardo da Vinci

Art is unquestionably one of the purest and…


A young force to be reckoned with at just 18 she reigns supreme in the modeling industry and that’s not all the talent she has.This Zambian sweetheart is both a pageant and commercial model, singer, actress and make up artist.

Tell us about your life background and brief history of…


By replacing fear of the unknown with curiosity we open ourselves up to an infinite stream of possibility. We can let fear rule our lives or we can become childlike with curiosity, pushing our boundaries, leaping out of our comfort zones, and accepting what life puts before us.-Alan Watts

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AKZAM - A Known Zambian

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