AFRICANGLOBE - Africa has a crisis of leadership. Many of Africa’s rulers have, by and large, betrayed African people for too long. If this is the diagnosis, what is the treatment plan? Africa remains the continent of peasants and, increasingly, of urbanized populations living on the margins of squalid slums bursting at the seams. Africa’s silent emergency comes in the form of pernicious killers in the form of poverty, hunger, disease, illiteracy and unemployment.