During the past fifty years each and every nation in Africa has become an independent society. The era of colonialism has disappeared from the continent. However, in place of white Europeans who controlled not only the government, but the economic life of the country, Africans have witnessed the replacement of a white oppressor with the oppression of a black oppressor In country after country on the African continent, the “Boss” is now a black skinned man who has ruled for over two decades.
Check out Zimbabwe where 92 year old Robert Mugabe has been in charge longer than the life of most reading these words. In Kenya, in Tanzania, the old folks run the place. Of course, there are other African nations in which some strong man runs the country as his personal piggy bank. This is the tragedy of Africa. South Africa was blessed by the wonderful Nelson Mandela, but his successors are incompetent men who somehow wind up being rather wealthy after a term or so as president.
Since 1952 every leader of Egypt has been a former general. Have you guys considered a woman as Leader?