Zambia’s Lungu Says He’s No Dictator And Doesn’t Want To Be One, But He’s Turning Into A Mugabe Very Fast






Lungu took advantage of a fire at a popular Lusaka market to declare a state of emergency, that gives him power to suspend Parliament, restrict freedom of movement, and impose a curfew.

Democracy Is Looking Sickly Across Southern Africa, With The Ruling Parties And Oppositions Both In A Shambles






Some 65% of South Africans want Zuma to resign. An all-time low approval rating of 20% makes him less popular among the electorate than even US President Donald Trump.






On Africa Day, Question Is ‘Can Former Liberators Lead Continent Into The Future?’






Freedom fighters believe they have a right to govern, but struggle to deliver the economic development that Africa needs.






Like Mugabe In Zimbabwe, Under-Siege Zuma Camp Mobilises ANC Veterans: Democracy In SA Risks Going South






Dressed in military fatigues, 700 “veterans” performing the toyi-toyi protest dance, said they were ready to go to war with what ANC hardliners refer to as “the enemy” and “counter-revolutionaries”






In 1900 Africa Was Home To 120M People. Today Its 1.2Bn! Many Are Starving, But Leaders Don’t Want To Talk About It






The issue of land rights in Africa is a complex one. In many nations, the farmland was stolen, or purchased under suspiciously generous conditions.