The successful unbundling of utilities giant Eskom would aid badly needed structural reforms in the South African economy.
The reactions to the National Assembly’s motion to amend South Africa’s constitution for the expropriation of land without compensation underscore how divided South Africa remains.
Though the economy suffered during his tenure, Zuma was a shining example of what a better life could mean for rural South Africans.
With South Africa’s president out, what lies ahead for South Africa and the rest of the African continent?
While the fall of Mugabe should be celebrated, it is also a reminder of Africa’s need to review its vision for the future.