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A promising future

What does a future of peace and prosperity for Africa look like? Is such a future possible with the present dynamics at play across the continent? Is such a future … Continue reading

August 9, 2015 · 1 Comment

African empowerment policies compared

African empowerment policies compared  via LEXAFRICA Excerpts: The guidelines, which have been approved by Ghana’s government, propose that local participation in the oil and gas sector be increased to 80% … Continue reading

November 5, 2014 · Leave a comment

Another reason why Africans should own their own resources

Last week a well written article appeared on Al Jazeera arguing against the false and somewhat misleading picture of Corruption that is often put out by the western media. In … Continue reading

February 9, 2014 · 2 Comments

UNISA Radio Broadcast Thabo Mbeki at CHS 2014 Summerschool

“I think it is obvious, it has been obvious certainly to me for many years that without this intellectual input into the attempt to remake our continent, that we would … Continue reading

January 14, 2014 · Leave a comment

Where is Africa’s manufacturing?

I prefer to ask (and answer) the above question, that references to the ‘stage’ or ‘point’ (not physical location) when asked ‘Why is Africa not manufacturing?’ . I’ve been asked … Continue reading

October 5, 2013 · Leave a comment