Akinkunmi Akingbade

Akinkunmi Akingbade

Consultant

Bio

Akin is a Freelance Consultant and Writer with a background in Development Economics. He previously worked at Ventures Africa.

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Nigeria needs more SMEs in SEZs

COLUMNS - 17 SEP 2018

Nigeria needs more SMEs in SEZs

A vision of small businesses thriving in Nigeria's special economic zones, creating jobs and driving growth.

The Continental Crossroad

DEVELOPMENT - 24 MAY 2018

The Continental Crossroad

Africa’s resolve to take up a continental deal portrays an untenable trade-in motive

Nigeria and the Failure of Capital Expenditure

DEVELOPMENT - 16 MAR 2018

Nigeria and the Failure of Capital Expenditure

Despite Nigeria's huge infrastructure gap, the government has consistently failed to execute capital projects

Solving Nigeria's flood menace

DEVELOPMENT - 11 DEC 2017

Solving Nigeria's flood menace

Floods have ravaged Nigeria for years. What responsibilities do governments and citizens have in solving this?

More 'Boys' Needed

DEVELOPMENT - 13 OCT 2017

More 'Boys' Needed

The Nigerian Police Force needs to focus on more than just inflating police numbers to be effective.

Nigeria's Trade Facade

DEVELOPMENT - 16 AUG 2017

Nigeria's Trade Facade

Are trade agreements really the panacea for boosting Nigerian exports or will they do more harm?