The 2015 Thabo Mbeki report notes that up to US$50 billion is lost through illicit flows out of the continent every year.
This is a replica of the 2013 polls where the two presidential candidates, Uhuru Kenyatta and Raila Odinga, were the dominant opponents.
Africa loses far more through tax fraud, tax evasion and illicit financial flows than it receives in aid and foreign direct investment.
More than 95% of the global populations food needs relies on maize, rice and wheat, with global food security dependent on fewer than 30 plant species. Indigenous African crops can battle a range of stresses like drought
Collectively, African coastal and island states encompass vast ocean territories of an estimated 13 million sq. km. Many are failing to ensure safe and secure conditions for those working and living off the oceans