FOCAC 2015, China pledges $60 billion in development funding to Africa; is this new or old money?

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    FOCAC 2015, China pledges $60 billion in development funding to Africa; is this new or old money?

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  • Africa and the Challenges of Security, Development, and Governance

    Africa and the Challenges of Security, Development, and Governance

  • European and African leaders in search of common grounds on immigration policy

    European and African leaders in search of common grounds on immigration policy

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“when I am watching TV and see our leaders, who should have been working together all along to address these problems that commonly affect their countries wait until they are invited to Europe to seat there and just talk; why does anybody wait for that?.

President Paul Kagame

President Paul Kagame, known for his outspoken nature took the central stage last week while contributing to a panel discussion at the on-going African Development Bank's annual meeting taking place in the Rwandan capital Kigali.  The Rwandan president in his soft but firm tone stated that African leaders should accept their failure in solving conflicts on the continent. The theme of the session to which he was contributing was “Solving conflicts and Peace building in Africa”, and had the former president of Nigeria Olesegun Obasanjo amongst others as a panellist.

 

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