Africa’s Boom – A Reality?

Recently, there has been a lot of talk whether Africa will be experiencing a Boom or a Bust in the next few decades. Many have an optimistic view on this issue. They think that Africa’s advancement will continue to improve. However, there is also the opposing side that is pessimistic about the continent’s future.  The Reasoning of [...]

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Africa’s Next Boom

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2K-P7Hv_Zwg Africa is in for the next Big Boom of the world. With rising education levels and expanded global investment, this continent will be able to transform itself immensely. Charles Robertson, an emerging markets economist and author of "The Fastest Billion", is sure that the 21st century is Africa's century. If there is any continent that can do [...]

The Second Scramble for Africa?

Recently, a Cameroonian tribal leader and I got into a discussion about the fact that China is currently buying up African lands and has been for the past decade. At first, I could not look past the fact that foreigners could completely destroy a tribal culture; however, later on I noticed the pros of such [...]