“We have to discuss the social contract between the leaders, the political leaders of this continent and the citizens, because we have a broken social contract and that is why, instead of there being a conversation, we have conflicts and friction. And it’s time to change that, “said Obiageli Ezekwesili, co-founder of Transparency International and hashtag #BringBackOurGirls (bringing back our girls), referring to the hundred or so Nigerian girls abducted by Boko Haram in 2014.
The 28th edition of the World Economic Forum on Africa is taking place as South Africa faces a wave of xenophobic violence since Sunday. This has prompted many outraged reactions across the continent.
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