History's rude reminders

Versi, Anver
April 2011
African Business;Apr2011, Issue 374, p11
In this article the author offers his opinion on the love of power among political leaders in Africa. With reference to Libyan leader Muammar Ghadaffi, he opines that African leaders want to remain in power for long to satisfy their own interests. He believes that the longer a head of state stays in office, the more autocratic and corrupt he becomes and public sector performance worsens. So, he should realize that he is a mere chief executive for a small period to look after the people.


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