Are Gulf powers pushing for the unification of the Horn of Africa under the leadership of Ethiopia, and the “De-Turkification” of Somalia?
A meeting of the Nile Basin states called by Ugandan President Museveni broke down, a reflection of growing Egyptian-Ethiopian tensions. Egypt meanwhile is boosting military cooperation with Eritrea.
In 2016 more than 55% of refugees came from just three countries, but South Sudan has replaced Somalia as one of those countries.
Turkey moved from 12 embassies in Africa in 2009 to the present 39, with another soon to open in Equatorial Guinea. African embassies in Ankara grew from about 10 to 32 during the same period
Uganda represents a bright spot in the bleak global landscape of refugee despair. Refugees have the same access to schools and healthcare clinics, as Ugandan nationals. They are even allowed to vote in local council elections
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