Democracy in Africa
The rashes of successful military takeovers in some African countries signpost the failure of democracy on the African continent.
It was in a policy development class many years ago that a teacher asked us to listen and understand what he was teaching and how to apply it to our work instead of thinking and focusing on how to develop a Political Theory since even our teachers are not developing any.
Africa's progress in human and economic development has slowed against a backdrop of "widespread democratic backsliding" and worsening security in the last three years, an African foundation said Wednesday. The Mo Ibrahim Foundation said there had been "marginal improvement" in good governance across Africa since 2012 but the trend had "flatlined" since 2019. "Improvements in…