Mugabe Pounces And Wins Another Round In Zimbabwe’s Succession Race, But This Fight Is Far From Over

Mnangagwa was thought to simply too powerful to be fired – until he was. Once again Mugabe proved himself immune to conventional wisdom.

Lungu Goes Rogue. If His Zambia Isn’t A Dictatorship Yet, It’s Not Too Far From It: How Did It Come To This?

By keeping quiet in the face of Lungu’s increasingly authoritarian bent, South Africa, SADC and the AU risk becoming just as complicit in undermining Zambia’s future.

Mugabe Party’s By-Election Victory Bodes Ill For 2018 Elections: Zimbabwe Seems Doomed To Steeper Decline

Opposition boycotts have allowed ZANU-PF to win all but one of more than 20 post-2013 by-elections in Zimbabwe. Considered a middle-income country in the 1990’s, the economy nearly halved in the 2000s and hasn’t recovered

The Country That Once Printed Trillion ‘Dollar’ Notes Is In Crisis Again: Zimbabwe’s Nightmare Returns

Reform is not that hard in Zimbabwe, but as long as the state is run as a fiefdom and industry is systematically destroyed and productive people looted from, there is little hope