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In praise of the resourceful Nigerian

Nigerians are go getters…you just have to admire their fighting spirit. While there are many Nigerian conmen out there (who over the decades have tarnished the reputation of Africa, and … Continue reading

January 25, 2016 · Leave a comment

Why China should help Mozambique and Tanzania develop their Natural Gas production Capacities

Challenges ahead for Tanzania To Build new CapaCiTies for gas Industry Development I refer to the section 3.1 titled ‘Addressing General weakness of the economy’  and section 6.1  titled ‘Unchecked … Continue reading

August 22, 2015 · Leave a comment

China’s Investment In Africa – The African Perspective

China’s Investment In Africa – The African Perspective (via Forbes) By Steven Kuo JOHANNESBURG – China’s interest in Africa is often said to come on the back of colonial aspirations. … Continue reading

August 1, 2015 · Leave a comment

For American pundits, China isn’t a country. It’s a fantasyland.

This titled ‘For American pundits, China isn’t a country. It’s a fantasyland.’ is beautifully written (via Washington Post) ‘This takes about a half-hour of research to discover, or five minutes … Continue reading

June 16, 2015 · 2 Comments

One among many

One among many via Economist.com China has become big in Africa. Now for the backlash …A decade ago Africa seemed an uncontested space and a training ground for foreign investment … Continue reading

January 20, 2015 · Leave a comment

From ‘Made in China’ to ‘Made in Africa’ – SoundCloud

Listen to From ‘Made in China’ to ‘Made in Africa’ by The China Africa Project #np on #SoundCloud Quite appropriate when president Peter Mutharika has been talking about adding value … Continue reading

January 9, 2015 · Leave a comment

10 things President Peter Mutharika of Malawi can do to improve the lives of Malawians

Bingu Wa Mutharika was right on pursuing this major project, and Peter Mutharika must dedicate resources to see it through. It will lower the price of goods. Will improve trade between Malawi , Zambia, Zimbabwe and Burundi and will create massive employment.

December 13, 2014 · 3 Comments