Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS)

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Ali Bongo Ondimba and Teodoro Obiang

Africa’s presidents for life

Leaders staying in power indefinitely is threatening the development of democracy on the African continent. In 2020, several West African heads of states overstayed their constitutional time in office, leading to widespread anger. Given the worsening economic situation of most authoritarian states, protests and ethnic tensions could soon flare up.

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