Author Archives: samson

Everything does not start and end with funding.

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Quality education not just education

As the game gradually comes to an official end (because i feel unofficial exchange of ideas will continue) a post on building more schools in areas with high rate of poverty.  I think it goes beyond building more schools. The … Continue reading

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The nexus between Poverty, Violence and Entrepreneurship

Poverty may be the basis for the growing violence experienced in some parts of Africa. However, the violence tends not to manifest itself as economic competition. It often takes place along ethno-religious lines or along political affiliations reflecting ethno-religious cleavages. … Continue reading

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The dearth of infrastucture

From the interesting contributions there is a general consensus that the absence of infrastructure discourages private economic participation in the economy. For example in certain climes where electric power supply is erratic and unreliable, the youth can hardly engage in … Continue reading

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Harvest of Ideas to end poverty

Someone once said ‘To be poor is to be dead’. Every man or woman, young or old desires adequate access to basic necessities of life like balanced diet, standard housing, medical care and good health, potable water, good clothes, formal … Continue reading

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