CAIPHUS KGOSANA | Zambia has taught us a lesson in democracy. Let’s learn it

In local elections, and soon in national elections too, the opposition parties do not have to be SA’s only alternatives

17 August 2021 - 19:59 By caiphus kgosana

My first trip to Zambia was more than a decade ago when newspapers had the sort of budgets that allowed political reporters to chase news beyond borders.

I remember marvelling at Lusaka and its endless roundabouts, vibrancy and electric nightlife. But I was not there to write a travel piece. I was covering a summit of the Southern African Development Community (Sadc) heads of state and government. The same summit President Cyril Ramaphosa is attending in Malawi...

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