35 Years in Power: Democratic Dividend or Decoy of Bellycracy?
35 Years in Power: Democratic Dividend or Decoy of Bellycracy?
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Monday, 06 November 2017
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35 Years in Power: Democratic Dividend or Decoy of Bellycracy?

Since November 6th, 1982, Cameroon has been ruled by one President. Today, November 6th 2017, marks 35 years since Paul Biya became Cameroon’s second President. As you’d expect, there are those who see in Paul Biya a man whose special qualities it might take...

Macron Is Officially French President: Should Francophone Africa care?
Macron Is Officially French President: Should Francophone Africa care?
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Thursday, 18 May 2017
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Macron Is Officially French President: Should Francophone Africa care?

Today, May 14th, 2017, Emmanuel Macron ascended the red carpet at the Elysee Palace and has been given the codes to launch France’s nuclear weapons. Marking the end of the ceremony was a 21-gun salute echoing from the Invalides military hospital. In effect, the 39...

Elvis Ngolle Ngolle’s Propaganda on Al Jazeera Genocidal!
Elvis Ngolle Ngolle’s Propaganda on Al Jazeera Genocidal!
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Friday, 27 January 2017
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Elvis Ngolle Ngolle’s Propaganda on Al Jazeera Genocidal!

  This Pain is too much to bear! Have you ever been angry you feel like crying? That’s me at the moment I’m writing this. I guess you are wondering what might have stirred such mixed emotions within me! Here is why. In its Preamble,...

Lessons from the Gambia for Africa’s Power Mongers
Lessons from the Gambia for Africa’s Power Mongers
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Monday, 23 January 2017
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Lessons from the Gambia for Africa’s Power Mongers

“…Power tends to corrupt, and absolute power corrupts absolutely…” These words of the 19th Century English Catholic Historian Sir John Dalberg-Acton continue to provide invaluable insights for our understanding of some African leaders. While both traditional...