Dr. Oyeleye, a consultant, journalist and policy analyst, can be reached via: oyeson2@yahoo.co.uk Twitter: @OlukayodeOyele1

Africa stands at the crossroads between technological advancement, economic expansion, environmental stewardship and sustainable

For Africa, the reasons for optimism know no bounds. Although, Africa’s economy is small in comparison with its sheer size and

The self-reinforcing narrative about Africa’s pervasive poverty seems to have taken root for far too long. While the global economy is

The idea behind saving a beleaguered Africa was commendable. Nonetheless, the interventionists had a tunnel vision: they forgot

Much has been argued about the ascendancy of Asia in the emerging global economy. Publications, commentaries, documentaries and

Africa is in a race against time, with global climate events ahead of the race. Generic considerations of climate events tend to

AFRICA CURRENTLY STANDS at crossroads, hedging against food insecurity. Experiences across the regions uniformly indicate grim

There are many reasons to be optimistic about Africa. One of such was articulated by McKinsey, a consulting firm. In McKinsey’s

RECOGNITION OF THE STRATEGIC relevance of the youthful population in any nation, economy or continent is essential. This needs to

Africa sits on a time bomb, waiting to explode for good or for ill. With a population estimated at 1,287,920,518 in 2018, a population