Council for the Development of Social Science Research in Africa
Conseil pour le développement de la recherche en sciences sociales en Afrique
Conselho para o Desenvolvimento da Pesquisa em Ciências Sociais em África
مجلس تنمية البحوث الإجتماعية في أفريقيا

CODESRIA Bulletin, Nos 1, 2021

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Godwin R. Murunga & Ibrahim O. Ogachi ------------------------------------------------ 1


Godwin R. Murunga & Ibrahim O. Ogachi --------------------------------------------------------- 5

Pandemic and Social Distancing

1. The Racial and Olfactory Origin of Social Distancing, Richard Atimniraye
Nyelade and Dunfu Zhang ----------------------------------------------------------- 7

Remembering Walter Rodney

2. The Continuing Relevance of Walter Rodney, Ian Taylor --------------------------- 15
3. Reclaiming the African Past and Present with Walter Rodney,
David Johnson ------------------------------------------------------- 27

Democracy and Elections in Ghana

4. Gilgamesh Dilemma in Counterbalancing Power in Ghana: Constraints,
Opportunities and Possibilities, Clement Sefa-Nyarko -------------------------------------- 31
5. Ghana’s Democracy and the 2020 General Election: Signs of a Fading
Promise? Lloyd G. Adu Amoah ---------------------------------------------- 36

Financing Development and Democracy in Africa

6. The AfDB and its origins of financing development in Africa: Locating money
finance within industrial policy, Richard Itaman -------------------------------------------------- 41
7. Reflections on Aid and Regime Change in Ethiopia: A Response to Cheeseman, Jimi O. Adesina, Andrew M. Fischer &
Nimi Hoffmann ----------------------------------------------------------- 47


8. A Personal Tribute to Professor Wamba dia Wamba,
Msia Kibona Clark ------------------------------------------------------------- 53