Why US Companies are the Perfect Economic Development Engine
The people of African nations are the most important resources for the continent, but the high value of African currencies and the high cost of living make it tough for the people to prosper.
In this episode, our host, John Akhile, author of Unleashed: A New Paradigm of African Trade with the World, explains why poor countries cannot be consumer nations. Too many African nations import more goods and services than they can pay for, but with the help of entrepreneurs and foreign investors from countries like the United States, economic growth can happen.
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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.