Books

A Companion to Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie is undoubtedly one of the most engaging literary figures to have burst onto the world’s literary landscape in recent times. ...Read More

Poor Numbers: How We are Misled by African Development Statistics and What to do About It by Morten Jerven

The economic data for most countries in sub-Saharan Africa, and in particular GDP numbers, are so bad that they are almost useless without an understanding of the economic and statistical histories of individual countries. The misuse of such data has distorted policy decisions by governments, multilateral bodies, and development agencies, as well as the broader perception of Africa. And a huge body of academic work by economists that relies on such data is a case of "garbage in, garbage out". ...Read More

Why Africa relates to Africana Womanism

Gender inequality is caused by social institutions and organisations which suppress women’s economic and social rights. ...Read More

The Making of a Moral Hero: ‘The Prison Letters of Nelson Mandela’

When Nelson Mandela was released from prison in February 1990, dozens of journalists and television camera crews from all over the world descended on South Africa and made their way to the dusty street outside his Soweto home. ...Read More

A deserving honour for Chimamanda Ngozie-Adichie

Nigeria author, Chimamanda Ngozie-Adichie, known for her books that cut across geographical space, tribe or racial segmentation, was recently awarded an honorary degree by the Duke University of United States, California. ...Read More

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