Mo Ibrahim Foundation
Tribute to Kofi Annan
Sir: We lost one of Africa’s great champions, Kofi Annan. Throughout his extraordinary life, Annan was committed to something higher than himself.
Africa’s public service and health sector brain drain
A report the other day by the Mo Ibrahim Foundation that Nigeria and other countries in Africa are losing about $2 billion annually via brain drain in the health sector is another badge of dishonour for a continent that has constantly been a symbol of shame and suffering.
Africa, good governance and economic models
It was indeed a remarkable message to African leaders in Switzerland the other day when business leaders gathered to tell them that they should henceforth place more premium on good governance than on economic models that have made the world’s second largest continent the poorest.
‘No winner emerged in 2016 Mo Ibrahim Foundation’s leadership Prize’
For the second time in a row, the Mo Ibrahim Foundation has announced that no winner emerged in its 2016 prize for Achievement in African Leadership.
How bad governance stalls Africa’s progress, by Mo Ibrahim Foundation
Mo Ibrahim Foundation (MIF) has said Africa’s main problem is not that of scarcity but of ‘abundance of thieves of state.’