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”

AID WILL NEVER SAVE AFRICA

A long time ago when I was still an impressionable 20-year-old,I wanted to work for the United Nations . somewhere remote,wild where people were in dire straits was my preferred option. Aid organisations in Africa are a dime a dozen and their fleets of four-wheel drives are always zooming past you on a mission to save someContinue reading “AID WILL NEVER SAVE AFRICA”

WHY AFRICA NEEDS TO TAKE CARE OF ITS OWN

In a recent edition of the Business daily there was an article on Coca Cola and not a very flattering one. It was all about the alarmingly high percentage of 4-MI or methylimidizole a chemical used in the manufacturing of its very popular Coca Cola brand. Kenya had the highest percentage among 9 countries  of theContinue reading “WHY AFRICA NEEDS TO TAKE CARE OF ITS OWN”