Paul Shalala


Sub Editor, Zambia National Broadcasting Corporation

Paul Shalala is a Zambian journalist, blogger and media trainer. He has 14 years experience as a journalist and 12 years experience as a blogger. Over the years, Paul has won a dozen national media awards and 4 international media awards for his stories published on the Zambia National Broadcasting Corporation (ZNBC TV) and on his blog The Zambian Analyst. He works as a Sub Editor at ZNBC and he is based at the northern bureau in the city of Kitwe. Paul is also founder of PAMOS Media Consultancy, an organisation he set up in 2016 upon return from Syracuse University in New York where he did the Mandela Washington Fellowship. Through the organization, Paul mentors student journalists in schools and universities to specialize and become professional journalists. On the Zambian Analyst blog (, he writes about politics and governance issues in Zambia. He is also a major influencer on social where he is followed by thousands of fans on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram were he shares news on a daily basis.