Africa’s elite

    Article metrics


    A new forum promises to bring deserved prestige to outstanding African researchers, and demonstrates the continent’s untapped potential.

    Access options

    Rent or Buy article

    Get time limited or full article access on ReadCube.


    All prices are NET prices.

    Related links

    Related links

    Related links in Nature Research

    Science in Africa: The view from the front line 2011-Jun-29

    Give the new generation a chance 2011-Jun-29

    Cities: The century of the city 2010-Oct-20

    Related external links

    Rights and permissions

    Reprints and Permissions

    About this article

    Verify currency and authenticity via CrossMark

    Cite this article

    Africa’s elite. Nature 531, 275 (2016) doi:10.1038/531275a

    Download citation


    By submitting a comment you agree to abide by our Terms and Community Guidelines. If you find something abusive or that does not comply with our terms or guidelines please flag it as inappropriate.