Zimbabwe Post 2: On Zambia vs. Zimbabwe

It's similar, yet so different here. In comparison to Lusaka, as soon as one drives through Harare, one easily gets the sense of the promise it once was. It's challenging to pinpoint the most central point in the city of Lusaka, as the supposed central area aside from majestic palm trees lining the middle of … Continue reading Zimbabwe Post 2: On Zambia vs. Zimbabwe


Back in Africa

I'm back in Africa and it feels so surreal. I flew into Joburg International yesterday and got picked up by Crucial, a taxi driver originally from Zimbabwe. He was chilled and happy to discuss southern African politics with me. Nothing is a more satisfying welcome than an engaging conversation with a cabbie when arriving at … Continue reading Back in Africa