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And we say America has a wealth in politics problem

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 ?
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Salva Kiir: Sudan President's Main Rival To Meet With George Bush

News : Huffington Post (6 years ago)

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: President Bashir accused of amassing billions in illicit wealth

News / International Affairs : Babylon & Beyond (4 years ago)

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

President Obama on Ebola: 'Stopping This Disease Won't Be Easy'

Politics / US Politics : Big Government (5 hours ago)

President Obama issued a video message to Africans struggling in their fight to stop the outbreak of the Ebola virus, particularly residents of Liberia, Sierra Leone, Guinea, and Nigeria. In a video released by the State Department,... Read Post

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