Tuesday, October 15, 2013

No African Leader Wins $5M Good Governance Award

The "foundation’s award is meant to go to an African leader who excels in office and steps down on schedule." Disappointing, though in context: "The Mo Ibrahim prize has been awarded three times in its seven year history — to Cape Verde President Pedro Verona Pires in 2011, Festus Mogae of Botswana in 2008, and Joaquim Chissano of Mozambique in 2007." (Time)

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