Zambian Open University acting Dean of Law Dr Munyonzwe Hamalengwa says the National Dialogue Forum (NDF) must not destroy the Supreme Court by diluting it with the Constitutional Court. Government has has proposed a total of 78 amendments to the Constitution at the ongoing NDF, among them that the Supreme Court should be merged with the ConCourt. But in an interview, Dr Hamalengwa said the two courts were designed for two different purposes and the criteria for selecting judges also differed. “Do not destroy the Supreme Court of Zambia by diluting it with the Constitutional Court of Zambia in the form of merging the two courts. These two courts were designed to achieve different purposes and the judges appointed were…...

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