China In Africa Is Good, But Can Discourage Industrialization In The Continent

Edward Paice and Jonathan Bhalla. “China: friend or foe?” was the title of a special Q & A…


Revisiting President Buhari’s Stance On Governance and Ministerial Appointments As Nigerians Impatiently Wait

Muhammadu Buhari, President of Nigeria. This month, the world moved a step closer to the defeat of…


The Deadliest Terror Group In Africa Seeks Alliance With ISIS

  Armin Rosen. The recent move by Boko Haram's leader to pledge the jihadist group's…


Obama In Africa; Too Little, Too Late?

Charles Ellison. Perhaps not, but there’s not much dispute on the reasons for President Obama’s…


Dr. Okonjo-Iweala On Nigeria's Empty Excess Crude Account And Sovereign Wealth Fund

Dr. Okonjo-Iweala, former Nigeria's Minister of Finance, explains why Nigeria's Excess Crude…


Term Limits In Africa Matter

Joseph Siegle. Africa has a problem of presidents not leaving office when it’s time to do so. The…


Africa’s Islamic State?

  J. Peter Pham. Even as, coming out of the annual NATO summit in Wales, the United States and…


President Buhari; A Man For All People? So He Says, At least For Now

  Nnamdi Awa-Kalu. As inaugural speeches go, President Muhammadu Buhari’s defining moment in…


2015 Africa Prosperity Summit in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania

  In a two-day summit held in Dar es Salaam from May 20 – May 21, 2015, to discuss a wide…


Creation of More States in Nigeria is A Bad Idea; Just Ask The Unemployed Millions

John O. Ifediora. Nigeria, like its oil-exporting counterparts such as Venezuela, Iran, Algeria,…