The Challenges Ahead for Hakainde Hichilema After His 15-Year Quest for the Zambian Presidency
[Daily Maverick] Under ousted president Edgar Lungu, Zambia's economy was in freefall. In 2019 and 2020, the Zambian kwacha was one of the world's worst performing currencies. In 2011, when Lungu came to power, Zambia's external debt was $1.9-billion. Ten years later, external debt stands at more than $12-billion.