Weekly Brief 26/05

Nigerian Economy Missing the Mark After Nigeria’s 2016 economic recession the Nigerian government launched its “Economic Recovery and Growth Plan” (ERGP) Latest data from Nigeria’s statistics bureau (NBS) shows the plan is well off-course: the…

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Weekly Brief w/c 19.05

JUMIA’s Woes Last month ‘Africa’s’ first unicorn went public and listed on the NYSE Since their IPO, its been a host of controversy for Jumia the e-commerce company. Its African identity has been debated as many…

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The Role of Traditional Governance in Africa Today

In 2016, Africa saw a number of democratic elections and experienced mostly peaceful political transitions or continuations. In 2017, Quartz Africa listed 5 political elections to watch in Africa including Kenya and Liberia where incumbents will…

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