GEESKA AFRIKA 6 February 2019 by THEO NEETHLING Much has been made about China’s role and profile in Africa and the factors underlying its activities on...

THE STRAIT TIMES 28 January 2019 Protesters chant slogans and raise signs against President Omar al-Bashir during a demonstration in Khartoum’s...

NEWSWEEK 18 November 2018 by TOM O’CONNOR Russia and China have embarked on increasing their military presence in Africa, where the U.S. recently announced it would withdraw some troops in order to counter its two top rivals abroad. As war rages between the government and rival rebel movements in the Central African Republic, Russia has set out to play a larger role...

THE CONVERSATION 27 June 2018 From pulling out of treaties to denigrating allies to starting trade wars, the impulsive actions of President Donald Trump...

Somaliland Press 13 May 2018 THE United States and China are squaring up over military strength in Africa, but Russia may be set to upstage them both on the continent’s busiest sea lane. News agencies in Somaliland report that Moscow has “been in talks at some depth” with this unrecognised country that broke away from Somalia in 1991, but has failed to win recognition. Stable,...