Wednesday, February 10, 2016

Africa's Third Term Power Grabs: Prelude to War

(Hat tip: KimR) - In late December 2015, Rwandan President Paul Kagame confirmed that he will seek a third presidential term. In doing so, Kagame became the latest member of sub-Saharan Africa's "Third Term President Club." If this notional "club" sounds like a joke, it is not. The "Club" represents the near-permanent retention of personal and near-authoritarian political power. Read more at


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