The amount of lives lost because of third-termist drives is appalling. Africans cannot keep losing their lives so that a few can enjoy power. Africa’s development cannot continue to be held hostage by these few.
Term Limits articles on Democracy Chronicles
This section is concerned with term limits, legal restrictions that limit the number of terms an officeholder may serve in a particular elected office. Also see our section on American democracy or our articles on nepotism and corruption in the United States.
The connection between term limits and conflict reflects the source of political violence in Africa
China’s propaganda machine kicked into overdrive to defend move to lift term limits for President Xi Jinping
China’s ruling party is considering scrapping term limits for the president and vice president
As the partisan divide in the House of Representatives and the Senate intensifies, is there anything that could be done to combat the intensely partisan atmosphere that has poisoned Washington over the past years?
Bid by Burundian President Pierre Nkurunziza could see him hold onto power for another decade or more
Tanzanian President John Magufuli will not seek to extend presidential terms in the East African country, his
Ex-president Rafael Correa returned to Ecuador from Belgium on Friday to lead the campaign against a referendum
Burundian President Pierre Nkurunziza has launched a campaign to promote a referendum to change the constitution, a
Uganda’s ruling party, the National Resistance Movement, has proposed scrapping the age-75 limit for presidential candidates and