Sunday, May 19, 2019

Tag: Africa

The new masters and commanders

China's growing empire of ports abroad is mainly about trade, not aggression. FROM the ground, Colombo’s port does not look like much. Those entering it are greeted by wire fences, walls dating back to colonial times and security posts. For mariners leaving the port after lonely nights on the high...

Nigeria losing ground in changing oil world

Nigeria will earn less for its oil and struggle to replace reserves unless it can end years of industry stagnation, at a time its biggest customer is becoming self-sufficient and African rivals are boosting supplies. A domestic energy boom in the United States has already sharply cut demand for Nigerian...

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