Cutting Out Corruption in Africa

By | 2019-09-30T05:11:24+00:00 September 30th, 2019|

Perhaps the biggest deterrent and most widely known theme of when people think about Africa is the corruption that exists. Corrupt political and business deals with foreign countries pad the pockets of those at the top while stunting the growth of the respective country.

In this episode, our host, John Akhile, author of Unleashed: A New Paradigm of African Trade with the World, shines the light of the corruption that is so pervasive throughout Africa. John highlights countries such as Nigeria and Kenya as prime examples of having corrupt leaders in the government that are impeding the economic progress of these countries. Listen to find out how African countries can begin to combat corruption and put policies into place to improve their economy.

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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.