CSEA Press

September 20, 2022

Africa needs Innovation to be a leader in the Global Digital Market

The recent emergence of Mauritius (an island country in the Indian Ocean, which is located off the eastern coast of Africa) as the most digitally prepared of all African countries…

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August 14, 2022

Nigeria’s plans for the biggest data governance drive in Africa

The Nigeria Data Protection Bureau (NDPB), the newest Nigerian government digital agency, was birthed on February 4, 2022, following President Muhammadu Buhari’s approval of its establishment. Stating its statutory functions,…

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July 20, 2022

Podcast: Covid, conflict and oil – a Nigerian economic story

While the Government’s response had proved effective at containing the Ebola virus just a handful of years earlier, Dr. Adeniran describes how it soon became clear that this new shock…

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February 3, 2022

New tools for understanding learning crisis in Nigeria Workshop

The Centre for the Study of Economies of Africa (CSEA) in collaboration with Research on Improving Systems in Education (RISE) and Blavatnik School of Government, University of Oxford, organized a…

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December 8, 2021

DIG INTO THE FACTS WITH PROFESSOR PROBE. Episode 4

DID YOU KNOW? 1 in 5 out-of-school children globally is in Nigeria? Poverty, cultural practices and limited supply, including targeted kidnappings and Insurgency in recent times, have aggravated the education…

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October 12, 2021

An Interview with Dr. Adedeji Adeniran on Data Governance in Africa

The conversation around Data Governance continues. Dr Adedeji Adeniran, Director of Research at CSEA, shares his thoughts on maximising the potentials and limiting the risks of data governance.

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September 14, 2021

An Interview with On Think Tanks and Dr Chukwuka Onyekwena

In this interview, Dr Chukwuka talks about the policy space in Nigeria and the context in which think tanks operate, how the Covid-19 crisis has impacted the demand for research…

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September 2, 2021

DIG INTO THE FACTS WITH PROFESSOR PROBE. Episode 3

DID YOU KNOW? Africa’s digital economy has the potential to reach 5.2 percent of the continent’s GDP by 2025, amounting to US$180 billion. #DigIntoTheFacts in Episode 3 of the Professor…

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August 11, 2021

Dig Into The Facts With Professor Probe 2

DID YOU KNOW? The African Continental Free Trade Agreement #afcfta, is expected to boost intra-African trade by 52 percent by 2022?

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May 31, 2021

Dig Into The Facts With Professor Probe

Professor Probe is one of our very finest researchers here at CSEA. He just loves facts and will be bringing you all of the exciting ones from our research.

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November 5, 2020

The Poor man’s Pandemic

CSEA investigates the depths of the impacts of Covid-19 on Nigeria’s poorest people.Click here for more insights on our research on Covid-19.

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January 23, 2020

Investigating the Historical Demand for Education in Nigeria – (Episode 1) Chief Onyeama of Eke

Within our Research on Improving Systems of Education (RISE) Project across Nigeria, we investigate the compelling story of late Chief Onyeama of Eke and his impact on education there and…

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July 18, 2019

CSEA Nigeria

This film is a part of a series that captures key lessons learned by African Think Tanks that participated in the Think Tank Initiative over the last 10 years. This…

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July 10, 2019

An assessment on livelihood opportunities for Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) in Nigeria (Pt2)

In 2015, the majority of the IDPs population arising from the Boko Haram insurgency constituted 79 per cent of the IDPs population in Nigeria. These Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) including…

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July 8, 2019

An assessment on livelihood opportunities for Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) in Nigeria (Pt1)

In 2015, the majority of the IDPs population arising from the Boko Haram insurgency constituted 79 per cent of the IDPs population in Nigeria. These Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) including…

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July 4, 2019

CSEA: Highlighting Our experience as a Think Tank in Africa

Since inception in 2008, the Centre for the Study of the Economies of Africa (CSEA) has provided evidence-based research in an effort to enhance development outcomes in Nigeria and Africa.…

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