Two Years On for Sata: the Success Story and Its Dark Side

Economic development or autocratic regression? After two years in government, Zambia’s Patriotic Front (PF) has inspired a double narrative. One side of the story features uncapped leadership ambitions, violent street politics, broken promises and a repressed opposition. The other side shows a blooming economy, with an expanding GDP, increased foreign direct investment, thousands of new jobs and much-needed sector diversification. Both […]