Africa: Why Heavy-Handed Policing Won't Work for Lockdowns in Highly Unequal Countries

[The Conversation Africa] Many African countries have imposed lockdown measures stricter than countries in Europe and Asia in a bid to contain the spread of the new coronavirus. But, due to the significant variation in living conditions on...

Africa: Why Heavy-Handed Policing Won't Work for Lockdowns in Highly Unequal Countries
[The Conversation Africa] Many African countries have imposed lockdown measures stricter than countries in Europe and Asia in a bid to contain the spread of the new coronavirus. But, due to the significant variation in living conditions on the continent, implementing these measures is likely to be more difficult in some places than others.