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    The Richest Countries in Africa

    The Richest Countries in Africa

    The criteria used is the country’s GDP per capita and the Purchasing Power Parity (PPP). I am pretty sure your perception about Africa as probably poor will change after reading this piece

      In 2017, the Africa Rising Narrative Should Fall

      Whatever narrative the continent chooses should be a reflection of actual facts on the ground not window-dressing to make everyone feel safe

        State of the Internet in Kenya: Country Ranks First in Internet Connection Speed in Africa

        US-based cloud services provider Akamai has ranked Kenya as the first country in African region with an average connection speed above 10 Mbps that has posted a strong quarterly gain of 43 percent.

          Five Facts You Didn’t Know About African Economies

          Today some African countries like Kenya, Ethiopia and Rwanda are amongst the fastest growing economies in the world.

            Botswana: A Successful Model for Africa to Follow

            Botswana is a powerhouse in Africa, and is succeeding while other countries fail dismally.

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            How South African Fashion Week Blew Us Away

            How South African Fashion Week Blew Us Away

            African fashion designers converged in South Africa for the Bi-annual South African Fashion Week.This time they were showcasing designs for the Autumn/Winter 2017 season.

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            How South African Fashion Week Blew Us Away

            African fashion designers converged in South Africa for the Bi-annual South African Fashion Week.This time they were showcasing designs for the Autumn/Winter 2017 season.

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            Is The Present Day Wealth Inequality, “Something Normal?”

            As the rich get richer, the poor get poorer. Is this acceptable?

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            Naira Games: With the Nigerian Economy Going into Freefall, Has Time Finally Run Out?

            Led by Western student organizations such as The Releaf Group, there is no doubt that Nigeria’s high-achieving expat corps in the US and UK will be key to its future success.

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            Africa’s Loan Addiction

            More creative accounting from the continent.

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            Moody’s Is Moody About South Africa – and We Will All Suffer

            What Moody’s has explicitly demanded of Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan is a cut to the civil service budget – which after last year’s 3-year settlement way above the inflation rate he cannot adjust.