Monthly Archives: March 2018

Under the cover of philanthropy: a monopoly machine at work

The possibility of a handful corporations monopolizing healthcare and agriculture in the developing world is a very real risk today. Posted Mar 27, 2018 by Eds. Topics: Agriculture , Health , Monopoly Places: Africa Originally published: News Clicks by Pavan Kulkarni (March 22, 2018)   |  The long-term costs of allowing a handful … read more »

Posted in MEDIA | Leave a comment

Botswana president steps down before end of term

Tsaone Segaetsho 29 Mar 2018 00:00 Ian Khama was pro-poor and took on Robert Mugabe when others were silent but also shored up his power. (Marco Longari/AFP) Tsaone Segaetsho in Gaborone Botswana’s President Ian Khama has been travelling the country — … read more »

Posted in MEDIA | Leave a comment

U.S. House panel to probe China military footprint in Africa: chairman

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. House Intelligence Committee Chairman Devin Nunes said his committee will investigate China’s efforts to gain military and economic power in Africa. The California Republican told “Sunday Morning Futures with Maria Bartiromo” that China’s investment in African … read more »

Posted in MEDIA | Leave a comment