The number of sub-Saharan African countries in debt distress or facing high risk of debt distress rose from 7 in 2013 to 12 in 2016…time for bailouts.
Assassinations are growing, and corruption and state penetration by organised crime are deepening
The Asian Tigers, as well as China, Ethiopia and Rwanda, support the view that autocracies grow more rapidly than democracies – but often lack the leadership renewal that regular free and and fair elections bring about
Although not known for personally having sticky fingers, Lourenco is part of the system
Freedom fighters believe they have a right to govern, but struggle to deliver the economic development that Africa needs.