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Why China’s removal of term limits is a gift to African Presidents
Chinese President Xi Jinping has led social and economic transformation. Wu Hong /EPA The recent sitting of the central committee of the Chinese Communist Party(CCP) rolled out a big surprise development: a proposed removal of presidential term limits. This came among a raft of other constitutional amendments. The two-term limit had been instituted in 1982 by Deng Xiaoping after his experience with the chaotic post-Mao succession. Term limits were instituted to facilitate orderly succession and…
by David E Kiwuwa Associate Professor of International Studies, Princeton Univers, JusticeInfo.Net
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