The UK is quick to offer advice and criticism to African countries struggling with democracy. But a new slew of anti-democratic bills from the ... 'mother of parliaments' in the UK suggests that critics should search closer to home.
On many things, Magufuli was right. Projects could be done cheaper, and there was rampant waste and corruption within the government. He wrestled political power from a lethargic civil service and was unafraid to shame his own administrators on the ground for issues raised by citizens. He was, in fact, unafraid to shame anyone.