The region’s securocrats are no doubt unsettled by Hichilema’s decisive action to replace the country’s entire security leadership.
The election result was less about Hichilema’s popularity and more an expression of frustration with Lungu’s economic management.
Food security levels are no longer improving globally, and the trend for Africa is especially worrying.
As Tunisia’s political crisis shows, removing dictators is one step on the long road to economic and political stability.
Fomenting violence online is illegal in SA – social media use during the latest violence makes digital literacy a priority.
As Nigeria’s Twitter ban shows, online platforms are the new battleground between governments and their critics.
Without a single prosecution, the illegal trade in artefacts is causing a catastrophic loss for the country.
With anti-government activism on the rise, ZANU-PF sets its sights on winning the critical youth vote in 2023.
It is time to retire the ‘giant’ narrative and adopt a more collaborative approach to African affairs.