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What Africa Needs Above All: The Rule of Law

Dr. Mo Ibrahim | Posted 12.01.2014 | World
Dr. Mo Ibrahim

"If we are to build grassroots respect for the institutions and processes that constitute democracy," Mo Ibrahim writes for Project Syndicate, "the state must treat its citizens as real citizens, rather than as subjects. We cannot expect loyalty to an unjust regime. The state and its elites must be subject, in theory and in practice, to the same laws that its poorest citizens are."