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Nigeria: 10 Persons Who Will Make News in 2013

Nigeria: 10 Persons Who Will Make News in 2013

Who’s set to grab headlines in 2013? From the President to a young internet entrepreneur, Nigerian observers will have plenty of personalities to watch out for in the next year. And with familiar faces reinventing themselves and new potential powerhouses […]

 
 

Technology: Africa, Think Again

Technology: Africa, Think Again

The boom in Africa has increased interest in ICT and providing lots of attention to the industry. Some of the major tech happenings for this year had been the rise of mobile computing while tech gathering like the hackertons tech […]

 
 

Why The Nigerian Diaspora Won’t Return Home

Why The Nigerian Diaspora Won’t Return Home

Recently New York Times published an article about the increase of U.S. immigrants going back to their native countries to start up their own businesses. The African Economist also published a similar article about graduates from elite MBA programs in developed economies returning to […]

 
 

Africa’s Top 5 Football (Soccer) Leagues

Africa’s Top 5 Football (Soccer) Leagues

Just recently, the International Federation of Football History and Statistics released a list of the top leagues all around the world. The ranking which is based on performance of clubs in the various leagues from January to July saw the […]

 
 

The Case Against Democracy

The Case Against Democracy

Olalekan Afuye argues that democracy might not be the best system of government and opines that it is time to go back to the drawing board to come up with a system that actually works.