Contributors

Mordecai Ogada

Dr. Mordecai Ogada is a Conservation policy consultant. His work includes scholarly examination of the policy problems and prejudices that underlie the challenges of biodiversity conservation in the Global South. He currently serves as Director of Conservation Solutions Afrika, a natural resource management consultancy firm.

Alexander Onukwue

Alexander Onukwue is a Nigerian journalist. He has a Master of Research and Public Policy degree, under the Partnership for African Social and Governance Research (PASGR), from the University of Lagos.

Hannah Borowski

Hannah Borowski is a project manager in the education sector. She is a German national.

Linda Melvern

Stephen Chacha

Mr Stephen Chacha is the Director of East Africa Hub – Development Initiatives.

Philani Mthembu

Dr Philani Mthembu is Executive Director at the Institute for Global Dialogue, an independent foreign policy think tank based in Tshwane (Pretoria), South Africa.

Sasha Alyson

Sasha Alyson, a US citizen, writes about the colonial nature of aid on KarmaColonialism.org, and on Twitter as @TrojanAid. He has been doing literacy and education work in Laos for 16 years.

Ogbéni Adémola

Ademola is a Nigerian political analyst. He is a graduate in Accounting, and a Pan Africanist committed to using his artistic skills to sensitize the people of Africa on the factors of their oppression.

Donald Kaberuka

Dr Donald Kaberuka is a Rwandan economist and the former president of the African Development Bank. Since 2020, he is the African Union’s Special Envoy in charge of mobilising international economic support for the continent in the fight against COVID-19.

Eric Mwakibete

Erick Mwakibete is a Tanzanian socio-political commentator and analyst based in Dar es Salaam.

Martin K. Ngoga

Martin K. Ngoga is the Speaker of the East African Legislative Assembly.

Agnes Binagwaho

Dr Agnes Binagwaho is Vice-Chancellor at the University of Global Health Equity and Senior Lecturer at Harvard Medical School

Jean-Luc Galabert

Jean-Luc Galabert is a French anthropologist, writer, and editor who wrote several books and articles about the history and culture of Rwanda. He participated in the founding of Izuba Editions, which publishes Rwandan and African authors. He also contributes to the consultancy firm “Inter-Culturel”.

Jonathan Said

Jonathan Said is the Head of Sector Practices at the Tony Blair Institute, where he is responsible for strengthening the institute’s support to African governments on industrialisation, agriculture, energy, climate, human capital development, delivery and centre of government strengthening. He was born and bred in Malta.

Niwe Chaste

Niwe Chaste is Director Of Academic Services at Bridge2Rwanda. He is a Rwandan national.

Mikhail Nyamweya

Mushaija Geoffrey

Alice Bayingana

Raissa Giramata

Giramata Raissa is a copywriter, blogger, visual storyteller, and content creator with a forte in Graphic designing. Her work mainly focuses on how to modernize Africa without westernizing it.

Veronique Nyiramongi Mbaye

Veronique Nyiramongi Mbaye is a copywriter and cultural commentator. Her work principally critiques West and East African post-colonial political movements.

Marie Maxime Umubonwa

Serge Kamuhinda

Nathalie Munyampenda

Nshuti Lucy Mbabazi

Lucy Nshuti Mbabazi is the Head of Africa Advocacy and Partnerships of The Better Than Cash Alliance. She is Rwandan

Urujeni Rosine

Acting CEO of Rwanda Cooperation