Prosperity in Rising in Africa, Driven by the Region’s Growing Middle Class

Sub-Saharan Africa’s rising population and economies have led to a growing middle class and, in turn, more spending power which provides “a vast source of potential for prosperity,” per experts at the African Development Bank. The big picture: Since 2000, the wealth of sub-Saharan African nations has been growing much faster than the global average and than…

Natural Gas Won’t Solve Mozambique’s Development Challenges

  Natural Gas Won’t Solve Mozambique’s Development Challenges 5TH DECEMBER 2017 BY: ISS, INSTITUTE FOR SECURITY STUDIES The discovery that Mozambique holds one of the largest reserves of natural gas in the world has generated great optimism about the country’s future. But the recent sovereign debt crisis has cast serious doubt on the ability of the country to…

Nestlé Makes Billions From Merely Boiling Water Amidst Global Water Scarcity

  Nestlé Makes Billions From Merely Boiling Water Amidst Global Water Scarcity Do you know how Nestlé makes billions from merely boiling water?With a growing world population, the demand for clean water remains on the rise especially in developing countries. For a multinational company like Nestle that makes it a priority to improve the quality of…