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14 African Countries Forced by France to Pay Colonial Tax

Its anybody’s guess how true some of the allegations in the link below are, but probably not something to read on a Saturday morning 😐 . What is clear is … Continue reading

February 8, 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


While you’ll find several references to Infrastructure on this site, I think this time around I’ll leave it to the experts to do the convincing. Paja akulu anati mutu umodzi … Continue reading

August 24, 2013 · 7 Comments

The relationship between Human Safety and security (Physical security) and Economic Development

When I was searching for articles that had been written and other research undertaken about the above topic, I hit two small obstacles:- 1. The first is that it seems … Continue reading

August 1, 2013 · 1 Comment