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Human rights discourse in Africa is suffering from euro-centrism, manipulation by western governments, examples the illegal occupation of Iraq by Anglo American imperialist.


In 1990, there were about 20 wars going on simultaneously in Africa but by 2010, there were only four ongoing wars and this is a big success story for AU1. AU’s first mission was deployed in Burundi where the transition to self-rule was characterized by ethnic violence between the Hutu majority and the Tutsi minority.


Africa is the world’s second largest and second most-populous continent. At about 30.3 million km2 including adjacent islands, it covers 6% of Earth’s total surface area and 20% of its land area. With billion people as of, it accounts for Read more…


Background Over the years Nigerian economy was formally depending on agricultural output and a major source of income to the economy. The discovery of huge revenue from oil export in the late 1970s and early 1980s made agricultural productivity to Read more…


INTRODUCTION It is very important to understand the process of capitalist penetration of African economies. The process is easily confused with its effects. For instance, it can be confused with economic domination. African economies were and are dominated, but the Read more…


I have come across a lot of Afrocentrism in recent time. While a good number of them believe that the Christian faith (The Most popular religion of our time), is plagiarised from ancient African mythologies, and so, they advocate for Read more…


A society is likely to remain largely in subsistence production if most of its members are poverty-stricken as the poor can hardly afford capital for expansion in production. They thus resort to labour intensive production with the margin of productivity Read more…


Though poverty is said to result from many causes, poverty is primarily a function of entrenched social and economic inequality at both national and international levels (Oxfam Community Aid Abroad, 1992). At the international level, such inequality is manifested in Read more…


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