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    Zambia Presidential by-election. New President by slim margin in low turnout

    Monday, January 26th, 2015

    Zambia held a presidential by-election on 20 January due to the death whilst in office of President Michael Sata on 28 October 2014. The poll had to be held within

    Zimbabwe Update Issue 1/15

    Friday, January 9th, 2015

    This edition of the Zimbabwe Update focuses on the ongoing struggle for the leadership of Zanu PF, the merger of two of the three MDC parties, and the release of the 2002 Khampepe Report in South Africa, concluding that the elections cannot be considered free and fair. It also covers the resumption of EU government [...]

    Terence Ranger dies

    Wednesday, January 7th, 2015

    Terence Ranger, historian of Zimbabwe, dies read obituary by Ian Scoones in The Zimbabwean Over the weekend, we learned the sad news that Terence Ranger, the well-known historian of Zimbabwe, had died at his home in Oxford aged