Browsing All posts tagged under »Africa Rising«

RFI Interviews @DavidColtart and asks ‘Would you invest in Zimbabwe’?

August 29, 2014



@WorldBank’s latest Africa’s Pulse Report – April 2013

April 19, 2013


Summary The global economic recovery remains tepid, but it is expected to gradually strengthen going forward. Sub-Saharan African countries continue to grow at a strong pace, spurred by domestic demand and still high commodity prices. Economic prospects are tilted to the upside. Good progress has been made on a few MDGs, even though the region […]

Guest Post: New African Leadership Demands Blending Of Young And Old by @martinganda

February 5, 2013


In order to compete in the global market, Africa must tap into its supply of intelligent, eager young people for future leaders, both in the government and the private sector. Being the most youthful continent, with 65% of Africans under 35 years of age, and over 35% between the ages of 15 and 35, now […]

Improved macroeconomic policies across Africa

December 7, 2010


This is an interesting perspective on Africa as an investment destination and the interviewee suggests a few reasons why Africa is experiencing higher capital inflows.     Improved macroeconomic policies across Africa , posted with vodpod   

Africa – The Good News article – Africa is the Future

September 28, 2010


Today Africa – The Good News published an article I wrote. I received the email just before lunch time. It truly was a very humbling experience.  The article is published here

The Forgotten Children

September 10, 2010


I blog here too: – This is my first post: – The Forgotten Children Last week on Tuesday, I received a text message which simply read ‘Tune to BBC2 now’.  A good friend of mine had sent it while I was making dinner. I stopped and immediately switched over to BBC 2. What she wanted me […]

Africa in the Future – Lions on the move

July 12, 2010


The full McKinsey Report ‘Lions on the move: The progress and potential of African economies‘ – MGI_african_economies_full_report