List of scientists from Africa

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This is a list of scientists from Africa.

Benin[change | change source]

Botswana[change | change source]

Burkina Faso[change | change source]

Cameroon[change | change source]

  • Esther Dang, Director of the Cameroon National Investment company; presidential candidate; economist
  • Achille Mbembe, he is a political scientist

Chad[change | change source]

Egypt[change | change source]

Ghana[change | change source]

Kenya[change | change source]

Libya[change | change source]

Morocco[change | change source]

Pages appear in Category:Moroccan scientists
  • Mahdi Elmandjra, economist, writer, sociologist; d. 2014
  • Hamza Ben Driss Ottmani, was an award-winning writer, Transportation Planning Director, Secretary General of the Ministry of Transports; engineer, economist

Nigeria[change | change source]

Rwanda[change | change source]

São Tomé and Príncipe[change | change source]

Sierra Leone[change | change source]

  • J. B. Dauda - member of parliament (in Sierra Leone); economist; he died in 2017

Somalia[change | change source]

South Africa[change | change source]

Tunisia[change | change source]

  • Chedly Ayari, was President of the Central Bank of Tunisia; cabinet member; economist
  • Abbas Bahri, introduced the method of the critical points at infinity, which is a fundamental step in the calculus of variations; Mathematics, Variational analysis; died in 2016
  • Mohamed Talbi - the historian died in 2017

Uganda[change | change source]

  • Maria Mutagamba, was minister of tourism, wildlife and antiquities; economist
  • Jacob Oulanyah, was Speaker of the 11th Parliament of Uganda; economist

Related pages[change | change source]

References[change | change source]

  1. "BOTSWANA: Academic leader, historian, diplomat dies". University World News. Retrieved 2021-05-19.
  2. Akyeampong, Emmanuel Kwaku; Jr, Professor Henry Louis Gates (2012-02-02). Dictionary of African Biography. OUP USA. ISBN 978-0-19-538207-5.[permanent dead link]
  3. Christopher J Napier (2021). "Vale Basil S. Yamey". Accounting History. 26 (2): 332–335. doi:10.1177/10323732211009907. S2CID 234771976.