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Thoughts on Mo Ibrahim @ Achebe Colloquium

By Dominic Mhiripiri. Globalconversation.org. December 31, 2012. I had to wait for the last day of 2012 — after a reasonable amount of processing — to sketch a few thoughts on Dr. Mo…

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Achebe Colloquium Tasks Africa on Good Governance

Vanguard (Nigeria). December 23, 2012 For the continent of Africa to develop and march forward like other advanced regions of the world, there is the urgent need for them to address…

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Achebe, Fashola, Mo Ibrahim Link Terrorism to Inequalities

This Day (Nigeria). 24 Dec 2012. By Olawale Olaleye in Lagos and Muhammad Bello in Abuja Participants at the fourth edition of the Chinua Achebe Colloquium on Africa, which held in the…

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Africa’s New Sets Of Complex Challenges Dissected At Achebe 2012 Colloquium

USAfrica Online. George Ukomadu Special to USAfrica multimedia networks, Houston •  www.USAfricaonline.com USAfrica: December 7-8, 2012 marked the 4th annual Achebe Colloquium on Africa, held at the prestigious Brown University in Providence, Rhode…

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Meet The Man Who Is Grooming Africa’s Next Generation Of Leaders (Forbes.com)

Ghanaian-born serial entrepreneur, business consultant and McKinsey alumnus, co-founded the African Leadership Academy to address one of Africa’s most prevalent and daunting problems: a deficit of effective, ethical, visionary and accountable leaders. Read article: http://www.forbes.com/sites/mfonobongnsehe/2011/09/07/meet-the-man-who-is-grooming-africas-next-generation-of-leaders/

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Why Cities, Not Countries, Should Drive Investment Decisions In Africa

African Leadership Network. August 13, 2012. Africa is urbanising at a rapid pace. It is estimated that around 40% of Africans currently live in urban areas, making Africa more urbanised than…

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African Leadership Network: A Review Of Moky Makura’s Book “Africa’s Greatest Entrepreneurs”

By ALN | Published: AUGUST 14, 2012 Africa’s Greatest Entrepreneurs: A book about Africa’s business success stories “Until lions learn to write, hunters will tell their history for them” Review by David Fick Africa’s…

African Leadership Network: New Africa Looks At New Europe By Joshin Raghubar, CEO, IKineo

By ALN | Published: NOVEMBER 6, 2012 (Edited version of a presentation delivered on the 28th of June 2011 outside Berlin to emerging German and European public sector and media leaders at the Summer Academy Europe,…

African Leadership Network: Mining Sneaking To The Front

By ALN | Published: AUGUST 21, 2012 Unlike the rest of the continent of Africa, Ethiopia was never colonized by a European power. The consequence for mining is that Ethiopia is also one of…

African Leadership Network: Unparalleled Regional Trade Expansion

By ALN | Published: AUGUST 21, 2012 Ethiopia’s trade with its neighbors is likely to present a major business and economic opportunity in the coming few years. This is made possible due to bilateral…