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The Forum@8, 31 Jul For those with imperial interests on Africa, instability is good for business
On the Forum@8 this morning, we explore the reasons why the ruling elite on the African continent cling to power. They do so, often while their people and economies suffer. Some of these leaders go as far as hanging the constitution in order to remain in power. Sakina Kamwendo spoke to Central Africa analyst, head of Peace and Security Research programme at ISS, Stephanie Wolters and Pan Africanist and Constitutional & International Economic Relations Lawyer, Brian Kagoro.