West Africa: Why ECOWAS should revisit the term-limits issue, and why it matters

By Mathew K Jallow The anticipation was both joyous and widespread, but so also was the ambivalence and outright skepticism. If the recent proposal to establish term-limits, for the ECOWAS member states, was a hopeful sign, its failure was incomprehensible and emotionally devastating. After four decades in existence, hundreds of millions of dollars, thousands of [...]