Rwanda's Forever President

Date: 3 August 2017

Introduction: Bert Ingelaere's (UAntwerp) opinion in the NY-times about the upcoming elections in Rwanda.

There is an election in Rwanda on Friday, but its outcome already is nearly certain: President Paul Kagame will win a third seven-year term. Elections there are not a contest for power. They are the ritual confirmation of the power in place.



Url: https://www.nytimes.com/2017/08/02/opinion/paul-kagame-rwandas-forever-president.html?smid=tw-nytopinion&smtyp=cur