Zuma has publicly endorsed his ex-wife for the leadership of the African National Congress
Nepotism articles on Democracy Chronicles
Favoritism granted in politics to relatives regardless of merit. Nepotism is found in the fields of politics, entertainment, business and religion. Also see our sections on American democracy and Money Politics.
The hard right’s flank has opened. This is not empowering for them, it spells disaster as the bulk of decent Americans and all liberals turn on the Republican Party with full force.
Robert Mugabe’s wife Grace wants to be next to rule Zimbabwe after her husband’s 30 year reign
Donald Trump’s choice for the Supreme Court has something in common with the court’s current members
Protests across country met with violence after Bongo regime still to hold power after half century
The Cambodian PM’s family has grown exceedingly wealthy during his decades-long time in office
Indonesian nepotism concerns raised as family members of politicians cementing local control
Opposition leaders fear Robert Mugabe’s wife is positioning herself to take over from President
I can’t thank you enough for your attention to my re-election campaign this year. As disappointing as it was to be thrown off the ballot, I know that the campaign was not in vain. Nor were the four years in office.
Philippines Vice Presidential Candidate Senator Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos Jr is ex-dictator’s son