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Chinese Aid and Investment: Aiding Africa or Themselves?

By Hodhan Jibril 
International Relations & Arabic Student

In 2006, China invited 48 African heads of state to Beijing and with them, a fierce debate on the nature of foreign investment in Africa. 1,070 more words

China

Mum's The Word

The only time peace and quiet reigns in Iyabo’s household are when the tenants fall asleep. At all other hours of the day noise is a permanent lodger. 585 more words

Your Culture

in Italy, Angolan proposals regarding African solidarity fund passed

The steering committee of the Africa Solidarity Trust Fund for food security last Monday, in Rome, passed the proposals of Angola aimed at revitalising the fund, ANGOP has learnt. 132 more words

Africa

Obtala raises £4mln from Hong Kong investor share for Mozambican project

African forestry and agriculture group Obtala Ltd (LON:OBT) has raised £4mln through a share issue to a Hong Kong-based high net worth investor. 90 more words

Economy

Chow and Chill?

Photography by Kech

Travel is amazing. You get to visit incredible places, see and connect with both nature and people, you get to relax or dive straight into fantastic activities and get out of your comfort zone. 338 more words

Kenya

Between Disdain and Dependency — Uganda’s Controversial Place in the ICC-Africa Relationship

This article was written for a symposium, organized by the Italian Institute for International Political Studies, entitled “Africa vs the ICC: Searching for an Exit Strategy”. 1,685 more words

International Criminal Court (ICC)

Mpola Mpola

*title = “Slowly by slowly” – a Luganda saying for sticking with something, even if the going is slow and hard (as it often is in Uganda). 375 more words

International Development