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Governance in Africa

Ditching ESG doesn’t make sense

Ditching ESG doesn’t make sense Over the past few months, there has been growing discontent with environmental, social, and governance (ESG) based investing. The criticism comes from multiple quarters too. By Bryan Turner Right-wing tech billionaire and investor Peter Thiel has called it a “hate factory” and compared it to the Chinese Communist Party, claiming […]

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WhyAfrica takes to the road

WhyAfrica takes to the road Covid-19 and subsequent restrictions to control the pandemic’s spread, have been devastating for the African continent. An unintended consequence of the calamity is that reliable, grassroots information about doing business in African countries, has been hard to come by. By Leon Louw owner and editor of WhyAfrica In June, July, and August

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