African Leaders fall short of Mo Ibrahim Award Criteria

By Friday Nwosu African leaders have continued to fall short of the criteria set out by the Mo Ibrahim Foundation for the award of $5 million to exemplary ex-head of states that have distinguished themselves while in office. According to a report by African Sun times, no African leader was good enough to qualify for the Award this year, making […]

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Trading with Africa is working for South Africa, Kenya and Uganda

LAST year, to much fanfare, 26 African nations signed off on a free-trade ‘super bloc’ that seeks to improve the absurdly low levels of intra-regional trade on the continent, at the Egyptian seaside resort of Sharm el-Sheikh. In the same city at the Africa 2016 Forum last weekend, African Development Bank (AfDB) president Akinwumi Adesina painted a picture of just […]

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