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Our leaking Trillions: flowing with the Wind

Illicit financial flows (IFFs) are illegal movements of money or capital from one country to another. Global Financial Integrity classifies this movement as an illicit flow when the funds are illegally earned, transferred, and/or utilized. Africa is estimated to be losing more than $50bn annually in IFFs with Global Financial Integrity (GFI) documenting Nigeria as … Continue reading Our leaking Trillions: flowing with the Wind

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COP 22 & Agenda 2030: The Pregnant Future of Africa

I'm seated in a group discussion with twenty young bright minds and the topic of discussion is Youths leading in sustainability, in commemoration of the International Youth Day 2016. There is a heated debate as to the right definition of "Climate Change" , and the difference between weather & climate. I do not have a … Continue reading COP 22 & Agenda 2030: The Pregnant Future of Africa

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Ailing Africa & The Need for a Tax Injection

Pharmaceutical entrepreneur, Martin Shkreli, a former CEO of biopharmaceutical company Retrophin Inc. and currently CEO of KaloBios pharmaceuticals Inc. and Turning pharmaceuticals sparked controversy around the world after raising the price (5000% increase ) of Pyrimethamine (Daraprim), a 62 year old drug used mainly to treat toxoplasmosis, a parasitic infection that's common in AIDS & … Continue reading Ailing Africa & The Need for a Tax Injection

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Tax: A tool for placing Ivy League Schools on the Map of Africa

Africa has the best schools in the world with 10 of these schools located in West Africa. Nigeria has 4 universities, 2 high schools and 2 basic schools leading in technology, innovation and research. There is a bothering issue of high influx of foreign European, Asian and North American students  overlooking schools like Harvard, Stanford, … Continue reading Tax: A tool for placing Ivy League Schools on the Map of Africa