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i Contents Preface . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . v Mammo Muchie, Phindile Lukhele-Olorunju and Oghenerobor Akpor Abbreviations and Acronyms . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . vii About the Contributors . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .ix INTRODUCTION The African Union Ten Years After . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . xv Solving African Problems with Pan-Africanism and the African Renaissance Mammo Muchie, Phindile Lukhele-Olorunju and Oghenerobor Akpor PART I From the OAU to the African Union: State, Nation, Society and Good Governance in Africa . . . . . . . . . . . . 1 CHAPTER 1 Ghaddafi and the African Union . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3 The End of an Era? Rotimi Ajayi and Segun Oshewolo CHAPTER 2 Know Thy Self; the African Union and the Need for African-Centred Education . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 17 Baba Amani Olubanjo Buntu CHAPTER 3 The African Union and the Democratic Project . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .32 Examining the Challenges for Task Accomplishment John Gasu CHAPTER 4 The Impact of Model ‘C’ Schooling on Africanisation of Potential African Intellectuals . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .49 Leepo Modise CHAPTER 5 Elite Corruption and the Impact on African Economic Growth and Human Well-being . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .67 Trevor Budhram CHAPTER 6 Corruption and Poverty in Africa . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .82 Interrogating the Problematic of Reform Without Development in Nigeria Adelaja Odutola Odukoya ii CONTENTS PART II Peace and Security Architecture and its Impact on Africa. . . . . .103 CHAPTER 7 Panel of the Wise and the Future of Conflict Resolution in Africa . . . . . . . .105 Azeez Olaniyan CHAPTER 8 Mashopeng Go a Boelwa . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 118 Revisiting Our Past as Imperative to Humanising Law Enforcement in South Africa Mpho Matlala and Ingrid Sinclair CHAPTER 9 African Solutions to African Problems . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .143 The Fault line in Conflict Resolution in Africa Valery Ferim CHAPTER 10 A Return of Hostilities? . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .156 The Comprehensive Peace Agreement and the Future of a Two-State Sudan Wilfred Iyekolo PART III Science, Technology and Innovation for Pan-Africanism and the African Renaissance. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .175 CHAPTER 11 Africa and the Impending Nano-divide . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .177 An Overview on Temporal and Normative Perspectives Hailemichael T. Demissie and Mammo Muchie CHAPTER 12 Examining the Role of Women in Alleviating Poverty . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .201 Phindile Lukhele-Olorunju CHAPTER 13 Renewable Energy and Development in Africa . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .214 Reflections on the role of the African Union Shingirirai Mutanga CHAPTER 14 The African Union’s Position on Organic Agriculture . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .232 What Are the Benefits of Governance at Continental Level? Nedson Pophiwa CHAPTER 15 Africa and the MDG on Improved Drinking Water Supply and Sanitation . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .251 Case of Nigeria and Ghana Oghenerobor B. Akpor, Maxwell K. Boakye and Mammo Muchie iii CONTENTS PART IV Africa in the World Economy/Africa in the World Trading System . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .273 CHAPTER 16 Are Mineral Resources in Africa Enriching Africans? . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .275 Trading with the World Takalani Samuel Mashau and Nomusa Raphesu CHAPTER 17 Natural Resources for African Development under Sino-American Geo strategic Rivalry . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .292 Alexis Habiyaremye CHAPTER 18 Financing the EU’s Economic Partnership Agreements in Africa . . . . . . . . .315 Implications of Alternative Funding Initiatives Martin Kaggwa CHAPTER 19 A ‘Wannabe Attitude’ . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .330 Africa’s New Hurdle to its Transformation and Achieving the MDGs Eliakim Owino and George Chacha CHAPTER 20 Pan-African Unity as a Pre-Requisite for Pro-Active Response to Climate Change . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .343 Kasay Sentime CHAPTER 21 Humanity and the Environment in Africa . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 364 Environmentalism Before the Environmentalists Kimani S. K. Nehusi PART IV Afro-Politianism, Afro-Centricity, and the African Diaspora. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .383 CHAPTER 22 Decolonial Epistemic Perspective and Pan-African Unity in the 21st Century . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .385 Sabelo J. Ndlovu-Gatsheni CHAPTER 23 Fanonian Thought and Implications for Pan-African Unity . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .410 Tendayi Sithole CHAPTER 24 21st Century Pan-Africanism . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .424 Legitimising the African Diaspora 6th Region David L. Horne iv CHAPTER 25 Reframing Trans-Atlantic Slavery as Humanicide . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 444 Resolving Hidden Wounds and Prioritising a New Vision of African Humanity Hunter Havlin Adams, III CHAPTER 26 Breaking the Cycle of Colonialism and Dependency in Africa . . . . . . . . . . . . 468 The Role of the African Diaspora Oscar Brathwaite CHAPTER 27 Making a Case for the Utilisation of African Diaspora in Promoting Economic Development of the Continent . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .487 Almaz Negash CHAPTER 28 Beyond Self-Actualisation . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .502 Issues and Challenges Experienced by Young Africans Seeking Asylum in London and Building Resilience for a Way Forward Caroline Marks Madongo CONCLUSION Beyond State and Geography . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .517 Building the African Union with the African People to Realise the African Renaissance Mammo Muchie, Phindile Lukhele-Olorunju and Oghenerobor Akpor ANNEX 1 The Second Tshwane Declaration, 2012 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .522 CONTENTS ...

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9780798304054
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9780798303873
MARC Record
OCLC
870684317
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564
Launched on MUSE
2014-02-18
Language
English
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