Research Publications

At Achas University Institute of Tourism and Business Management and Achas Safari Africa Magazine, we are passionate about research that develops and empowers communities. Our research articles are published in credible, double-blind peer reviewed journals.


Title: Finance, inequality and inclusive education in Sub-Saharan Africa. Economic Analysis and Policy.

  • Link: 1016/j.eap.2020.07.006
  • Authors: Asongu, Simplice & Nnanna, Joseph & Acha-anyi, Paul. (2020). Economic Analysis and Policy

Title: Local community participation in recreation and mental health experiences: A case study of the Eastern Cape Province – South Africa.

Title:    Social media for health promotion: A visual analysis of “TB proof” South Africa’s Facebook page

  • Link: 1016/j.techsoc.2020.101386; Technology in Society 63 (2020)
  • Authors: Asongu Acha-Anyi; Paul Acha-anyiPaul; Simplice Asongu; Vanessa Simen Tchamyou.

Title: Leisure tourism and sustainable livelihoods in the Eastern Cape province of South Africa.

Title: Enhancing ICT for productivity in sub-Saharan Africa: Thresholds for complementary policies       2020 (March)

Title:    Inclusive education for inclusive economic participation: the financial access channel

  • Link: 2139/ssrn.3571728
  • Authors: Simplice Asongu, Joseph Nnanna, Paul Acha-anyi. (2020). Gender in Management

Title:    Inequality and gender economic inclusion: The moderating role of financial access in Sub-Saharan Africa


  • Authors: Simplice A. Asongu, JosephNnanna, Paul N. Acha-Anyi. (2020). Economic Analysis and Policy

Title:  On the simultaneous openness hypothesis: FDI, trade and TFP dynamics in Sub‑Saharan Africa

Title: Festival tourism as an instrument of sustainable livelihood in Eswatini

  • Link: 30892/gtg.26314-402
  • Authors: Paul Acha-anyi, Neliswa Nomkhosi DLAMINI (2019). Geojournal of Tourism and Geosites 26(3):849-860

Title: Leisure and Events Global tourism and waves of terror: perspectives from military expenditure

Title:  Visitors motivations and loyalty towards the Umtiza arts festival

Title:    A survey on the Washington Consensus and the Beijing Model: reconciling development perspectives.

Title:    Religious tourism – Local Economic Development (LED) nexus: prospects for Atteridgeville township

  • EuroEconomica, Vol 37, No 2 (2018)