TITLE

On knocking African leaders

AUTHOR(S)
Versi, Anver
PUB. DATE
February 1998
SOURCE
African Business;Feb98, Issue 229, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
Editorial. Focuses on the political leadership and political leaders in Africa. Western journalists' division of African leaders into two camps; Author's argument against the concept; Complexity of African leadership; Negative effects of the presentation of African leaders as laughing stocks.
ACCESSION #
277897

 

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