The cold hand of ZIALE has struck again, this time hitting 98.65 % students who have failed their bar exams.
In the 2019 results accessed by the The independent observer only 5 students out of 355 successfully passed all the 10 courses required to be admitted to the bar as advocates of the High Court for Zambia. The 350 students will have to sit for repeaters examination scheduled for December this year.
Last year, Minister of Justice Given Lubinda summoned ZIALE management to explain the alarming low pass rate of the institution.
The Director Ononuji reassured the minister that management would review its curriculum but emphasised that ZIALE would not compromise the quality of the lawyers it was producing just for the sake of increasing the quantities.