Somalia: Beyond Paris Club Traditional Debt Relief “Cologne Terms”

I. Synopsis In this paper, I lay out the debt relief and debt cancellation processes beyond the Paris Club traditional debt relief, and International Financial Institutions arrears clearance that Somalia will endure over the coming twenty-four months. I explain the sequencing and interlinkages between the relevant creditor stakeholders, including the Paris Club, Non-Paris Club and […]

Biafra Seeks Freedom to Embark on Development

Nigeria gained its independence in October 1960. Since then the British colonial ideology has strongly influenced the division of Nigeria into three regions – North, West and East – and further exacerbated the already well-developed economic, political, and social differences among Nigeria’s ethnic groups. The Igbos in the Eastern states have been struggling for peace […]