Myriad challenges face Zambia president

Edgar Lungu will only be in office until 2016, and many question what he can achieve in that time.

    Edgar L‎ungu has been sworn in as Zambia's president, but opposition leaders say his election was neither free nor fair.

    Lungu now faces many challenges in fulfilling his campaign promises of better lives for the country's poor.

    Al Jazeera's Haru Mutasa reports from Lusaka.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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