The “predator” coverage portrays African countries as “set to burn as debt soars”. The “friend” image is portrayed through coverage of officials rejecting this view.
It is telling that both Xi Jinping and Narendra Modi have prioritised visits to Mauritius and the Seychelles in recent years.
The number of sub-Saharan African countries in debt distress or facing high risk of debt distress rose from 7 in 2013 to 12 in 2016…time for bailouts.
Mainstream adoption of the Internet of Things (IoT) in Africa is projected to take the next two to five years and is expected to have the most transformational impact on local businesses in the same period
After its peacekeeepers were killed in South Sudan and Mali, many Chinese citizens demanded revenge.