Boko Haram and its Impact on the Nigerian Economy

Despite emerging from the murky shadows within Nigeria just a dozen years ago, Boko Haram has quickly earned itself an infamous reputation for being one of the most callous and violent radical Islamist groups in African history.  In fact, it’s already been tagged a terrorist 

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Knowing Africa:Changing the Perceptions of ‘Africa Rising’

Should people who do business in African countries care about the manner in which the continent and its countries are perceived? This is probably not a question that many, other than those in brand and media fields, have thought about. Yet, it is a question 

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South Africa Failing at Basic Math & Sciences

The opposition Democratic Alliance in South Africa is calling on a full skills audit of all mathematical, sciences and technology teachers amidst reports the country ranks at the very bottom of student achievement compared with many other countries of the world.The opposition has gone as 

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Travel Tips from a Seasoned Traveller

The world is becoming a smaller place; at least that’s how the saying goes. Today’s modern communication technologies are allowing us to connect with staff, partners and customers more frequently than ever before. With web-based technologies for meetings like WebEx and GoToMeeting, all the way 

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