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The Author, John Akhile, is a man of varied entrepreneurial accomplishment in several fields. His range of interest includes fields as diverse from one another as; international trade, real estate and restaurants, demonstrating his keen interest in international affairs and in the cultural underpinnings of society. In many respects he is as a true “Renaissance” man because he has great depth of knowledge and command in many diverse fields. However his central passion has been the African continent and people, having concentrated on the issues hindering development and growth in African countries for more than more three decades. It has led to one self-published book and “Unleashed.”

The Author, John Akhile, is a man of varied entrepreneurial accomplishment in several fields. His range of interest includes fields as diverse from one another as; international trade, real estate and restaurants, demonstrating his keen interest in international affairs and in the cultural underpinnings of society. In many respects he is as a true “Renaissance” man because he has great depth of knowledge and command in many diverse fields. However his central passion has been the African continent and people, having concentrated on the issues hindering development and growth in African countries for more than more three decades. It has led to one self-published book and “Unleashed.”
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United States

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The Author, John Akhile, is a man of varied entrepreneurial accomplishment in several fields. His range of interest includes fields as diverse from one another as; international trade, real estate and restaurants, demonstrating his keen interest in international affairs and in the cultural underpinnings of society. In many respects he is as a true “Renaissance” man because he has great depth of knowledge and command in many diverse fields. However his central passion has been the African continent and people, having concentrated on the issues hindering development and growth in African countries for more than more three decades. It has led to one self-published book and “Unleashed.”

Language:

English

Contact:

844-344-1903


Episodes

Pursuing the Right Strategy for Development

7/18/2018
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African countries have untapped potential in their natural resources and especially in their young and unemployed populations. In this month’s podcast, John Akhile, our host and the author of "Unleashed: a New Paradigm of African Trade with the World," discusses the importance of finding the right strategy for the development for each African country. While it may not be the exact same for each individual nation on the continent, there are similar things to look for in order to bring...

Duration:00:32:22

Stop Begging Bowl Diplomacy

6/17/2018
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The begging bowl approach that African nations have continued to try to implement is a process that simply doesn’t work. So why do African leaders continue to go that route? This month, our host, John Akhile, and author of "Unleashed: a New Paradigm of African Trade with the World," criticizes African leaders and their failure to look at other solutions to fixing their economies. He beseeches them to look to countries like Singapore and create a welcoming environment for investors and...

Duration:00:34:18

Self-dealing Heads of State Are the Scourge of African Nations

5/16/2018
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Corruption is not a victimless crime. Thieving leaders and ministers run their countries into the ground by self-dealing rather than ensuring their people have the opportunities to become prosperous. Host, John Akhile, and author of "Unleashed: A New Paradigm of African Trade with the World," discusses how self-dealing corruption impairs whole nations. People are suffering while “leaders” fatten their pockets and become rich. Listen to this month’s episode of “Unleash Africa” to learn what...

Duration:00:28:41

Eschewing the Begging Bowl

3/21/2018
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Out of Nigeria comes shocking, yet all too familiar, news about egregious corruption committed at the hands of the country’s politicians. While 50 percent of Nigerians live on $50 a month, their senators make millions every year. But, there is hope. Host, John Akhile, author of "Unleashed: a New Paradigm of African Trade with the World," discusses how Nigerians, and all Africans suffering similarly, can rise up and take on the corruption. They must take ownership of every aspect of their...

Duration:00:17:13