UPND president Hakainde Hichilema says it is worrying that the democratic graph in the African leadership is taking a backward turn because leaders do not want to sacrifice for their people. Meanwhile South Africa’s Democratic Alliance (DA) leader Mmusi Maimane who presented Hichilema with an award described HH as a man of strong character and steadfast principle. Hichilema who was in South Africa to receive the African Freedom Award by the Germany led Friedrich Naumann Foundation for freedom, noted that there was a lot of fear surrounding citizens in many African countries which made it hard for them to speak against their leaders or hold them accountable. Hichilema also said leaders needed learn to sacrifice their efforts to better the…...

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