• 08
  • Feb

YOU have got to love annual general meetings held just before the end of the financial year. This is the one time employees are given a fair and equal opportunity to speak their minds, frustrations, concerns, contribute suggestions to improve company performances and avoid repeating the same professional mistakes again.

  • 01
  • Feb

ON 20 January 1973, Africa was tragically robbed of yet another revolutionary prophet when Amilcar Cabral was assassinated in cold blood in Conakry. He was the leader and founder of the Partido Africana da Independencia da Guinee e Cabo Verde (PAIGC), known in English as the African Party for the Independence of Guinea and Cape Verde.

  • 01
  • Feb

THE death of Prime Minister Meles Zenawi of Ethiopia last August led to a period of profound uncertainty in that country’s politics. I visited Ethiopia on two occasions after the death of Zenawi, a man who dedicated much of his life to the poor of Ethiopia.

  • 01
  • Feb

THERE is a new plague of advertisements for consultants that asks for “Expressions of Interest” or “Pre-qualification submissions” or “Call for qualified consultants for a pool of potential applicants” instead of flat out calls for tenders and bids.

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