Tuesday, June 27, 2017

African Men Don’t Print Their Own Money, Don’t Make Their Own Guns – What...

EGBA FORTRESS OF ABEOKUTA -- Freedom has become an idea. Even an illusion. The reality of which has long escaped the consciousness of the...

The Triffin Dilemma or Dangerous Excuse for Furthering American Imperialism?

  NTOABOMA -- Before I expose the chicanery and duplicity that is the Triffin dilemma, I would like to recount an encounter my grandmother had...

The Increasing Threat Of Piracy In The Gulf Of Guinea

Take a boat ride out from the Nigerian port of Lagos and it is easy to see why piracy, sea robbery and other forms...

The Peter-Panization of the West – Libya And The Ukraine

The initial successes of the West goose stepping across the world in building their rule, also called colonialism, and drunk by the seeming permanence of their successes refused to grow up.

Universal Credit Rating And The Fall Of The Three Fat Pigs

They were three mean fat little pigs that spread financial terror on the planet of Pigstan. They destroyed families, destroyed careers, whole nations, who...

Lee Kuan Yew, Death Of A Visionary, An African Perspective

Lee Kuan Yew, the former prime minister of Singapore, died on March 23 2015. He was an iconic leader who transformed a small backward...

Wealth Gap Deters Black Business Owners

With black wealth levels just 1/11th of white wealth levels, black entrepreneurs in the U.S. face substantial disparities in financial capital at the onset of starting a business.

Ghanaian Economy Pinched Under IMF Lead

Almost eight years ago, the Ghanaian government performed an act that its leaders knew would come back in boomerang fashion. It artificially overvalued its...

Mississippi: America’s Forgotten Underbelly

GALESBURG, ILL, USA -- I came to the U.S. in my early 20s for college from my village in Middle Belt, Nigeria. Prior to...

On Greece – A Eurozone Debt And A Referendum

The Greek debt crisis has been captivating the attention of the geopolitically connected and global finance watchers for the past five years. It has...