Zambia’s new president will have to balance austerity and the high expectations of the many unemployed young people and struggling people who voted for him.
Countries have adopted a wide array of measures involving a proliferation of fraud agencies.
African countries need to find a way to present a common front to the rating agencies.
Democracy is in a parlous state in many countries in southern Africa. Autocrats hold onto power, while electorates have little to choose from at the polls.