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Air connections increase

As members of the Somalia diaspora return home in growing numbers – emboldened by an improving security climate and apparent political progress, commercial air transport looks set to play a pivotal role in the country’s redevelopment.…

Turkey’s bold gesture

Without banging any drums, Turkey has been steadily expanding its presence in Africa and now has 36 embassies across the continent, including one in Mogadishu, the capital of Somalia.…

Addis plays the long game

Over the last five years, Ethiopia’s diplomatic engagement with its East African neighbours appears to have taken on a new urgency with wide-ranging agreements on transport corridors and energy sharing.…

Turkey Favours Joint Ventures In Africa

One important facet of Turkey’s interest in both North and sub-Saharan Africa is Ankara’s ambition of encouraging manufacturing and industrial joint ventures in Africa.