Is Zambia Ready for Its 50th Year of Independence?

[Zambia Reports]We have now entered the fiftieth year of our existence as an independent nation. The damage we have caused to the hope we inherited on 24 October, 1964 is colossal deeply rooted and widespread. The hope we once felt as a nation that we would achieve an emancipated society has eluded us over the past 49 years. How do we then demonstrate capacity to identify and sustain a purposeful journey to our desired destination – that of an upper middle income country by 2030 – that will represent a decent legacy of th