What N’gombe did next….

N'gombe Team

I have enjoyed many surprises over the last year but perhaps none more positive than the response received to my idea of hacking around the Paris Marathon in a Zambian tribal dress. What started out as a daydream during a relaxed little run on a steamy night in Lusaka turned into a much more concerted … Continue reading

The view from the bottom of the bottom

The way they used to pack slaves in the ship, that is how we sleep. – Kenneth, 37, Mukobeko Maximum Security Prison, September 30, 2009 This week I have been trying to digest a remarkable report from Human Rights Watch on the state of Zambia’s prisons. During the last 18 months they managed to  interview … Continue reading