How dictators hang on to power
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Leaders from North Korea, China, Uganda, Russia, Iraq, Cuba and Syria

The National People's Congress is taking place in Beijing and considering a plan to allow President Xi Jinping to become ruler for life by abolishing the limit on how long someone can be president.

Daily Politics reporter Elizabeth Glinka has a five-point guide for those world leaders who just do not fancy giving up the job and may need some advice on how to stay in power.

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  • 06 Mar 2018
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