Via George Ayittey: The net worth of all 43 U.S. presidents collectively – from Washington to Obama – totals $2.7 billion. …The net worth of individual African presidents from banditry: Abacha (Nigeria), $5 billion; al-Bashir (Sudan), $7 bn; Babangida (Nigeria), … Continue reading ?
THE LATEST World Wealth Report shows we’re not all in the financial doldrums in Ireland – the country had 19,000 “High Net Worth Individuals” in 2010 – up 5 per cent on 2009. High Net Worth Individuals (HNWIs) are defined by the rep... Read Post
A leading political rival of Omar al-Bashir, Sudan's embattled president, is to hold talks with President George Bush in Washington today, in what will be seen by ruling circles in Khartoum as further evidence of US attempts to fome... Read Post
Sudan denied allegations Saturday by an international prosecutor that President Omar Hassan Ahmed Bashir, who is wanted for crimes against humanity, has stolen about $9 billion from one of Africa’s poorest countries. In a U.S. diplo... Read Post