Is there a powerful woman behind every strongman?

In our series of viewpoints from African journalists, Ghanaian writer and politician Elizabeth Ohene considers the power behind strongmen.

Of course, like the rest of the world, I have been completely hooked on Tunisia’s Jasmine Revolution.

Unfortunately some of it sounds like deja-vu.

Every revolution, every hated dictator, indeed, it seems every leader must have its femme fatale, the Lady Macbeth figure who is held responsible for the problems of the regime.


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Recipient Of The Serena Shim Award

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Meet your Persian Love Today!
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