Baobab Africa People & Economy
Published since 2009, Baobab Africa People & Economy ( is a Pan-African publication focusing on the altering dynamics of the African society including its politics and economy.

Discover the People @ Baobab Africa

Executive Editor
Olusegun Oruame:
Writer with exposure in Peace & Conflict Management; International law & Technology Insights.





General Editor
Dr. Joseph Anuga, Ph.D. Political Scientist, Lecturer, Department of Political Science, University of Jos, Jos-Nigeria with scholarly lens on International Politics, Geopolitics, Global Governance & Regionalism, Regional Integration & International Development.



Assistant General Editor
Zekeri Momoh, Political Scientist with special interest in International Political Economy and Strategy Studies. Lecturer, Department of Political Science and Diplomacy, Veritas University, Abuja, Nigeria.




Senior Analysts/Contributors

Professor Samuel Zalanga’s broad area of specialization is development studies and social change. Professor of Sociology Emeritus; and Professor of Social Work Emeritus, Bethel University, St. Paul, MN 55112.




Peter Sesan Abraham, Ph.D. Lecturer and Researcher, University of Jos, Jos-Nigeria with scholarly lens on security & terrorism, corruption, governance, armed conflict and regional integration process.





Fidel Amakye Owusu
is an International relations and security analyst and geopolitics writer.







Obidi Anagba, an endangered species in the scholarly community and a recipient of the Henry Onukwuba Prize for Best Final Year Research at the 23&24 University of Jos Convocation.






Baobab Think Limited
Baobab Africa People & Economy ( is published by Baobab Media managed by Baobab Think Limited, a media & consultancy platform providing professional services on security and politics, investment and trade.

Team @ Baobab Think Limited
Dr. Sola Afolabi – Chairman
Has professional career spanning over 30 years as an academic, administrator, diplomat, computer specialist, and international development expert. Served as a business environment adviser for Borderless Alliance in Accra, Ghana; also appointed director of business environment with the USAID West Africa Trade Hub in Accra; 2011; was acting deputy executive secretary of ECOWAS. Retired from the ECOWAS Commission in October 2010, he has been a longtime guest lecturer and consultant with the Administrative Staff College of Nigeria (ASCON) in Lagos.

Olusegun Ohimeh Oruame
Leads the editorial think tank as CEO/ Vice Chairman @ Baobab Think.  Seasoned journalist with extensive experience in media and public perception management. A 2005 GKP/Panos Fellow (Winner of the Panos Institute of London/Global Knowledge Partnership award for on Reporting the Information Society); and winner of Nigeria Media Merit Award (NMMA) 2006; the highest journalism award in Nigeria as the Telecommunications Reporter for 2006, Oruame is a member of the Nigeria Institute of Management (NIM). Served in a number of government committees including the Nigeria’s National ICT4D Action Plan Committee as sub-committee chairman on ICT Popularisation and Deployment.

Mfon Essien
Mfon Eyibio Essien is an Executive Director at Baobab Think Limited. He has occupied several management positions in grade-A companies as a civil and structural engineer. He is a member of a member of Nigerian Society of Engineers (NSE) and member of the Council for the Regulation of Engineering in Nigeria (COCIN)