Africa's Pressing Issue - How to Hold Presidents to Their Terms

Key stakeholders from across Africa addressed one of the pressing challenges to democratic progress on the continent - the erosion of the constitutional rule of law by extending and amending presidential term limits. Panel discussions allowed leaders to share their real-life experiences, case studies of democratic progress made in Africa and challenges to overcome. allAfrica's Michael Tantoh brings us the news and activities from the conference that was held in Niamey, Niger, from October 2 to 4.

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