Ghana: Smooth Succession and Strong Institutions

Once described by US President Barack Obama as “a good-news story” in Africa and credited with overseeing Ghana’s emergence as one of Africa’s newest oil producers, the sudden and untimely death of late Ghanaian President John Evans Atta Mills in the early afternoon of Tuesday July 24 shocked the world. What was more incredible was … More Ghana: Smooth Succession and Strong Institutions

“Joyce Banda: Another President By Providence” for Think Africa Press

This is an article I wrote for Think Africa Press published on 2nd May 2012 titled “Joyce Banda: Another President by Providence” comparing the circumstances around Joyce Banda’s ascendacy to the position of president in Malawi with that of Nigerian president Goodluck Jonathan, and the huge expectations on both. Read it HERE, on the Think Africa Press website