Do the African political gods really have a naughty sense of humour?

Since 2008, there has been an unprecedented increase in the number of African head of states who have passed on while in their offices. Below are some analyses of the reasons why  the problem seems to be more common to Africa (with 10 out of 13 fallen head of states being from the continent).

Why do so many African leaders die in office?
Why Africa’s Dictators Live Long While Its Democrats Die Off Quickly: The Political Gods Have A Naughty Sense Of Humour

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One thought on “Do the African political gods really have a naughty sense of humour?”

  1. Unlike other parts of the world the only thing that can remove leaders from power is ‘that’ as as ballot box democracy is only a mystry in Africa. Even if they know that they are dying they will never resigns to allow another person to take over! It is shame!

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