Monthly Archives: August 2014

Economic Effects of Ebola Outbreak in West Africa
By admin August 29, 2014

The current Ebola outbreak in West Africa has infected over 3,000 people and killed over 1,500, since it began in December 2013. The outbreak started in South Guinea and spread throughout villages and into neighboring Liberia and Sierra Leone in the preceding months. The outbreak reached Nigeria in July by an infected passenger on a

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Responding to the Increasing Threats from ISIS
By admin August 20, 2014

The Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS),  also known as the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant or just the Islamic State has been committing serious atrocities in both Iraq and Syria, and currently by beheading a US journalist as a threat to the United States.  ISIS is a jihadist group that spun

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U.S.-Africa Leaders / Business Summit: Five Critical Questions
By admin August 6, 2014

For those of us who have conducted business in Africa for many years (in consulting, trade and investment), the U.S.-Africa Leaders / Business Summit is a welcome development. Better late than never. The Obama Admin should be commended for taking this step. However, the success of the Summit will depend on how the following 5

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