The senior Kabila followed the path of “Mobutism without Mobutu.” His son, Joseph Kabila, has perfected it.
Along the way, we are introduced to figures of significance in the history of the country that go beyond the usual list of coup leaders and heads of factions in the Sudan People’s Liberation Army.
Book adds complexity to a story often told more as a hagiography of Tanzania’s founding father, looking mostly at the days before a young Mwalimu emerged as a public political figure
Buhari is a democrat by circumstance. By instinct, he is authoritarian and a great believer in “discipline”