Days of Thunder Dawn of true democracy?

March 2011
African Business;Mar2011, Issue 373, p12
The article focuses on the recent revolutions in Tunisia and Egypt and their impact on the social and political conditions in the region. In Egypt, the protesters successfully ended president Hosni Mubarak's 30-year-old iron-fisted rule whereas Tunisian president President Zine El Abidine Ben Ali was forced to leave the country. It is said that these events will play an important role in establishing democracy which is important for economic development and prosperity.


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