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Southern Africa's Options Are Drying Up

Mar 8, 2016 | 09:00 GMT
South Africa, Zimbabwe and Zambia are all suffering equally as a persistent drought and low commodity prices put a strain on national resources.

Extreme drought and low commodity prices are crippling economies across southern Africa. For much of the past decade, China's rapid growth led to the massive consumption of raw materials, the export of which African governments rely on for revenue. But as China's economy has slowed, global demand for those goods...

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