Why ignore Mbeki?

Author:Mazaza, Shadrick
Position::Reader's views - Letter to the editor

I have been an avid reader of New African for many years. As a pan-Africanist myself, I can honestly say your magazine is second to none when it comes to promoting the interests of Africans at home and in the diaspora. I would therefore like to take issue with your 100 Most Influential Africans. I cannot understand how the former South African president, Thabo Mbeki, did not make the list.

Your magazine is a champion of pan-Africanism, and 'Thabo Mbeki has been a tireless champion of African renaissance before, during, and after...

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