Beauty Industry to Lose $175 Billion USD in Revenue Due to COVID-19

As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to ravage the world, every industry, company, and business is slowly learning to adapt to new consumer behavior. Industries that previously enjoyed consistent and sustained growth worldwide are now faced with new challenges. Beauty and personal-care is one such industry as it is expected to shrink for the first time in over a decade. According to dat...

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SARS: Nigeria Should Exercise Restraint

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Beauty Industry to Lose $175 Billion USD in Revenue Due to COVID-19

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Kenyan BBI Taskforce Ignored Diaspora Recommendations

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Understanding the Importance of Forensic Evidence

“Every Contact Leaves a Trace’’, and indeed this transpires if the crime scene is managed...

Mauritius: Proposals for Meaningful Structural Reforms of the Economy

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Did an Alleged Corrupt Natural Gas Contract Rob Nigeria of US$9.6 Billion?

An alleged scam to make Nigeria pay billions to a company in the British Virgin Islands ha...

Africa Must Tap into the Swell in Adoption of Artificial Intelligence Solutions

Africa needs to invest in research and raise a critical mass of tech savvy innovators acro...

UNCTAD: Trade Bounces Back Marginally in Third Quarter of 2020 but Remains Negative Except For China

The UN trade and development body estimates world trade to be about 5% less in Q3 2020

The Highest Corporation Taxes and the Main Drivers Behind Them

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Ivory Coast and the Peril of Third Term Presidency in Africa

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Russian Chamber of Commerce and Business Coordination with Africa

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Covid-19: Europe’s Priorities to Cushion Africa

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Editorial
Africa Must Tap into the Swell in Adoption of Artificial Intelligence Solutions

The swell in the adoption of artificial intelligence solutions will see  global artificial intelligence spending surge by 120% and hit $110bn by 2024 according to BuyShares.co.nz. The year 2...

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SARS: Nigeria Should Exercise Restraint

Protests against police brutality in Nigeria – especially against the Special Anti-Robber Squad or Sars - have seen scores injured and lose lives. The protests highlight the rising concerns...

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Africa Must Tap into the Swell in Adoption of Arti...

The swell in the adoption of artificial intelligence solutions will see  global artificial intelligence spending surge by 120% and hit $110bn by 2024...

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SARS: Nigeria Should Exercise Restraint

Protests against police brutality in Nigeria – especially against the Special Anti-Robber Squad or Sars - have seen scores injured and lose lives. The...

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Letters to Editor
Kenyan BBI Taskforce Ignored Diaspora Recommendations

The much-awaited building bridges initiative (BBI) is finally out. Kenyans who have read the report and fully dissected the good and the bad in the document are slowly opening up and pointin...

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Libya Almost a Decade After Gaddafi

It is close to a decade since Libya became what it is today; its own shell after the fall of the regime led by Muamar Gaddafi who was toppled and summarily killed as the world watched. Post-...

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Kenyan BBI Taskforce Ignored Diaspora Recommendati...

The much-awaited building bridges initiative (BBI) is finally out. Kenyans who have read the report and fully dissected the good and the bad in the do...

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Libya Almost a Decade After Gaddafi

It is close to a decade since Libya became what it is today; its own shell after the fall of the regime led by Muamar Gaddafi who was toppled and summ...

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Perspectives
Ivory Coast and the Peril of Third Term Presidency in Africa

What’s in the offing in Ivory Coast currently is a menace if it isn’t nibbled in the bud quickly. The outgoing president Alassane Ouattara is trying to illegally cling to power. After ascend...

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Mauritius: Proposals for Meaningful Structural Reforms of the Economy

The restart of economic activity globally has broadened and is still running moderately ahead of expectations in developed markets. This is reflected in trends seen in high frequency economi...

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Ivory Coast and the Peril of Third Term Presidenc...

What’s in the offing in Ivory Coast currently is a menace if it isn’t nibbled in the bud quickly. The outgoing president Alassane Ouattara is trying t...

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Mauritius: Proposals for Meaningful Structural Ref...

The restart of economic activity globally has broadened and is still running moderately ahead of expectations in developed markets. This is reflected...

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Regions
Did an Alleged Corrupt Natural Gas Contract Rob Nigeria of US$9.6 Billion?

An alleged scam to make Nigeria pay billions to a company in the British Virgin Islands has put a spotlight on how courts of arbitration can be weaponised to misappropriate public funds....

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Understanding the Importance of Forensic Evidence

These days, it is a rarity in the developed world that a criminal case is brought to court of law without being accompanied by forensic evidence. Therefore, safeguarding a crime scene from c...

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Did an Alleged Corrupt Natural Gas Contract Rob Ni...

An alleged scam to make Nigeria pay billions to a company in the British Virgin Islands has put a spotlight on how courts of arbitration can be weapon...

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Understanding the Importance of Forensic Evidence

These days, it is a rarity in the developed world that a criminal case is brought to court of law without being accompanied by forensic evidence. Ther...

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