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A Zambian Electoral Commission official holds a ballot paper as she explains the voting procedure at Buyuni, 30km east of in Lusaka, Zambia, Thursday Oct. 30, 2008.
Monday, Nov. 03, 2008

Open quoteInternational investors watch democracy in Africa with the eyes of a hawk.Close quote

  • portfolio manager at South Africa's Investec Asset Management, on the presidential election in Zambia, which observers have called free and fair
Photo: THEMBA HADEBE / AP | Source: The Financial Times