Madagascar’s armed forces have pulled back on pressing the island’s leader Andry Rajoelina to create a plan to end a crisis that has weakened foreign investments. The army’s chief, General Andre Ndriarijoana, had given Rajoelina an ultimatum until the end of the April to produce a strategy. It is not the army’s “job to define whether this road map is clear … and if it will allow the country to exit the crisis,” Ndriarijoana said.

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      As a former staff writer, Rizza focused mainly on business coverage, including key donors such as the Asian Development Bank and AusAID.