What Does This Mean for Malawi

July 26, 2011

Check out the piece John Githongo, Kenya’s permanent secretary for governance and ethics from 2003 to 2005 wrote, pointing out how economic growth and the continuing disparity of wealth fueled the Arab revolutions. He applies this to sub-saharan Africa pointing out that given economic growth in the region we are starting to see the germination of the Arab revolution migrating south. Looking at what is happening in Malawi at the moment through this lens, he seems to have a point.


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