Foundation Defends 'Non-Award' of Leadership Prize



Author:
Mantsadi Sepheka
Publisher:
allAfrica.com
Publication Date:
25 October 2012
Tags:
Africa, Governance

The founder and a former leader of the Mo Ibrahim Foundation - the non-governmental body set up to promote good governance in Africa - have both come out in strong defence of a decision by a foundation committee not to award the Ibrahim Prize for African Leadership this year.

 

AllAfrica's Mantsadi Sepheka reports on an open letter issued by Sudanese-born telecoms pioneer Mo Ibrahim, and on an exclusive interview with former foundation board member - and South African businesswoman - Mamphela Ramphele.

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