Lake Chad, is a source of water to millions of people in West Africa, has
shrunk by nine-tenths due to climate change, and poor irrigation projects,
which has been largely reported. The humanitarian disaster in the region is one
of the world’s largest and most complex humanitarian tragedies.
continent of Africa has recorded impressive economic growth for over two
decades. Factors identified as contributing to this growth include commercial
oil deposits, inflation control, government liberalization and privatization
policies, foreign direct investment, private sector investment in industries
such as construction and service sectors, and a strong agricultural production.
The continent is likely to continue enjoying strong economic growth if these
resources are well manag...
Since Nigeria returned to democracy in May 1999, after almost three decades of military rule, and almost two decades of economic crises, the country has been faced with the complex challenges of national reconstruction and economic reforms, and democratic consolidation. Even after many general elections including that of 2019, Nigeria continues to grapple with these challenges and the citizenry is still anxious to see and enjoy the benefits of “democracy dividends” – social welfare, jus...