Eschewing the Begging Bowl

By | 2018-03-22T06:35:49+00:00 March 22nd, 2018|

Out of Nigeria comes shocking, yet all too familiar, news about egregious corruption committed at the hands of the country’s politicians. While 50 percent of Nigerians live on $50 a month, their senators make millions every year. But, there is hope.

Host and John Akhile,  author of Unleashed: a New Paradigm of African Trade with the World, discusses how Nigerians, and all Africans suffering similarly, can rise up and take on the corruption. They must take ownership of every aspect of their societies, and create opportunities for themselves. Listen to learn more.

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About the Author:

The author, John Akhile, is a man of varied entrepreneurial accomplishment in several fields. His range of interest includes fields as diverse from one another as; international trade, real estate and restaurants, demonstrating his keen interest in international affairs and in the cultural underpinnings of society. In many respects he is as a true "Renaissance" man because he has great depth of knowledge and command in many diverse fields. However his central passion has been the African continent and people, having concentrated on the issues hindering development and growth in African countries for more than more three decades. It has led to one self-published book and Unleashed.