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Kenneth Kaunda: A legacy divided in two

Zambia’s founding president, Kenneth Kaunda, died on 17 June aged 97. Zambian journalist and political scientist Reginald Ntomba looks back at Kaunda’s dual legacy as president and statesman.

KK: When giants roamed the land

Former President Kenneth Kaunda of Zambia passed away on 17 June 2021, aged 97. Ambassador Charles R. Stith pays tribute to the last of the great leaders of Africa’s independence struggle.

Cyclone warnings ignored

A boat carries people from Buzi on a river near Beira, after cyclone Idai pummelled the coastal Mozambican town, leaving a trail of destruction. (Photo by Yasuyoshi CHIBA / AFP)