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Letter to the Editor: The Zambian Debt Crisis as Seen by a “Concerned Citizen”

File photo of Zambia President Edgar Lungu. SALIM DAWOOD / AFP

Hi Eric and Cobus,

Being a Zambian living in Zambia, I’ve observed with interest your coverage of the looming credit default by Zambia on its debt repayments to bondholders. You’ve mostly looked at it in the context of the COVID-19 induced global economic crisis.

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