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Independent research for global prosperity


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November 15, 2007
His Eminence, Sa'ad Abubakar III, Sultan of Sokoto, is the spiritual heir to the leadership of the Sokoto Caliphate in Nigeria. As such, he is also...
November 6, 2007
Finding routes out of poverty remains a key issue for households and policy makers alike. Most long-term evidence from across the world suggests that...