Kenneth Kaunda

I share Lord Steel’s astonishment that the Scotsman did not report the death of Kenneth Kuanda, Zambia’s first President. This letter, by Lord Steel, was published in the Scotsman on … Continue reading Kenneth Kaunda

The land of lost content

My great-aunt, Sally Scott, died earlier this year just short of her 82nd birthday. By letter, phone, and later also by e-mail, we shared years of correspondence. Sally was such … Continue reading The land of lost content

My uncle, who was President of Zambia

My uncle, Guy Lindsay Scott, [a full cousin of my grandfather], became Africa’s only white president on the death of President Sata on the 28th October 2014. He was in … Continue reading My uncle, who was President of Zambia