Book notes: Emerging Africa, by Kingsley Moghalu


Kingsley Moghalu, Emerging Africa: how the global economy’s ‘final frontier’ can prosper and matter, Penguin, 2014, 432 pages

Sub-Saharan Africa is no basket case, but neither is it poised to follow China and India on their meteoric economic rise, Kingsley Moghalu argues in his forthright book, Emerging Africa. He is quick to correct those who are “carried away” by the belief Africa is on the verge of an “immediate breakthrough”. The continent remains riddled with corruption, trapped by commodit

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