AFRICA IS CHANGING AND SO SHOULD AID ORGANISATIONS

On the 21 st of May 2011 ,months before Ms Lagarde had become the head honcho at IMF,i had written about her being the most likely candidate to get the top job there. Read about it here. Not only was I weeks ahead of most news agencies,I had done my research well and nothing muchContinue reading “AFRICA IS CHANGING AND SO SHOULD AID ORGANISATIONS”

THE FUTURE:A COSMOPOLITAN AFRICA

Definition of COSMOPOLITAN 1 : cosmopolite 2 : a cocktail made of vodka, orange-flavored liqueur, lime juice, and cranberry juice —called also cos*mo, source:www.merriam–webster.com A look at history confirms that  the greatest cities are cosmopolitan. And here is why.. Cosmopolitan towns are a treasure trove of culture,ideas and energy. And these 3 things are the drivers of change .Continue reading “THE FUTURE:A COSMOPOLITAN AFRICA”

THE BOOK EVERY AFRICAN BUSINESS LEADER SHOULD BE READING

The past year saw me read a business book that i could not bear to put down. I read it into the wee hours of the night. Here it is…. It is an absolutely fascinating book that takes you through a research project by Jim Collins and team on some of the greatest companies inContinue reading “THE BOOK EVERY AFRICAN BUSINESS LEADER SHOULD BE READING”

THE AFRICA WE NEED IN 2013

It is 1400 hours Kenyan time and I am thinking about the year that has gone by….. What does 2013 hold for Africa as a continent and for its beautiful people…? If global trends are anything to go by 2013 will be great for online businesses and if Africa hopes to reap gain from this trendContinue reading “THE AFRICA WE NEED IN 2013”