Monthly Archives: November 2012


African Youth – fulfilling the potential

By | November 24th, 2012|INSPIRE|

the MO IBRAHIM Governance Award and Forum in Dakar, SENEGAL We came from different backgrounds, from different parts of Africa, but all with one goal - to change the continent, to improve our society, and for our voices to be heard! We are the restless youth.  I was delighted to be chosen as a youth communicator at the above event by [...]

By | November 13th, 2012|INSPIRE|

The just concluded free, fair and peaceful presidential elections in the US has aroused strong emotions and raised questions on the state of leadership, governance, public service, and elections in Africa. Let’s step away from wishful thinking and blind optimism, and be realistic! Politicians respond to issues that will help them get elected or re-elected [...]

AYDA’s Five/campaign: Launched with enthusiasm

By | November 13th, 2012|INSPIRE, Uncategorized|

Poverty Begins when we Fail to Act!

By | November 5th, 2012|INSPIRE|

Poverty begins when even one child is denied his or her fundamental right to education. What begins with the failure to uphold the dignity of one life, all too often ends with a calamity for entire nations. As the world celebrated its 7th Billion baby on the 1st of November 2011, the above words of [...]

La Journée africaine de la jeunesse 1 Novembre 2012

By | November 1st, 2012|INSPIRE|

Le chemin de l'Afrique s’est avéré long  et difficile, et il ya encore de nombreux obstacles à surmonter, notamment les conflits armés en cours et les crises alimentaires. Malgré ces revers, l'indépendance du Sud-Soudan et  les élections au Sénégal  sont quelques grands jalons pour l'Afrique. De sérieux efforts visant à promouvoir le développement durable ont [...]