Nigeria Is Punching Well Below Its Weight Despite Having Huge Soft Power Capacity

Now the world’s second largest movie producer, Nigeria’s Nollywood has displaced the USA’s Hollywood and India’s Bollywood as the most important movie industry on the African continent.

African Economies Face Worst Debt Risk In 10 Years, And The Vultures Are Circling To Pick Off The Carcass

The Vultures Are Circling To Pick Off The Carcass
More than half of the external debt in sub-Saharan Africa is from commercial lenders, governments, and bond markets, not concessional lenders like the World Bank.

Democracy, Dictatorship And The Circle Of Economic Growth In Africa: It Really Is Complicated

The Asian Tigers, as well as China, Ethiopia and Rwanda, support the view that autocracies grow more rapidly than democracies – but often lack the leadership renewal that regular free and and fair elections bring about