There is also no doubt in the fact that Africa's irresponsible and greedy leadership coupled with corruption and mismanagement of state and public properties are also largely responsible for the continent's demise see Alemazung AJPSIR forthcoming.SKIN GAME EBOOK Challenges in Post-Colonial Africa The Search for Good Governance in Africa Поиск надлежащего управления в Африке The Fiftieth Anniversary of the independence of many African countries constitutes a milestone and a unique opportunity to take stock of the achievements. In absolute terms, Africa topped the post -crisis receivers of ODA among developing regions. In the immediate term, African countries should hold the G accountable. for full implementation of the commitments made in. In the immediate post independence period, it seemed also that the tasks of nation building and development were clear priorities and governments which had lead the independence struggle the undisputed leaders.