AFRICA IS A COUNTRY

Not the continent with 54 countries

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Monday, November 7th, 2011

Take me to your leader: Babatunde Fashola

Governor Babatunde Fashola of Lagos State is considered something of an exception among Nigerian (and African) political leaders. For one, he reads. He is also “embarrassingly young.” More importantly, he governs a state that incorporates what is probably is Africa’s largest city, Lagos, with its 10 million people. (Lagos, defined as a megacity, is projected

Monday, February 28th, 2011

‘The Art of Citizenship in African Cities’

Two-day conference on May 6 and 7 on the campus of Columbia University in Manhattan’s Upper West Side :