• CHINESE MANUFACTURING MAY NOT BE MOVING TO AFRICA ALL THAT SOON

    by - Feb 2, 2018
    The promise of Chinese manufacturing moving to Africa increasingly seems like a real possibility. Chinese car factories assemble in South Africa. Mainland footwear companies have expanded into Ethiopia. Chinese entrepreneurs have opened textile plants in Rwanda...
  • SHOT DOWN RUSSIAN PILOT FIGHTS ON WITH PISTOL ON GROUND

    by - Jan 30, 2018
    The body of a Russian pilot killed in fighting with Islamists in Syria has been brought back to his home country, the defence ministry in Moscow said Tuesday. “In cooperation with Turkish colleagues, Russian military intelligence...
  • TURKEY AND THE US: the alliance is still alive

    by - Jan 26, 2018
    Despite the strains, the two countries remain essential partners and Turkish society is not drifting away from the west. By Mehmet Yegin Media portrays an alarming picture of the current state of relations between Turkey and...
  • Ndebele Wall Painting: Much More Than Meets the Eye

    by - Jan 22, 2018
    Wall painting is a dying art. You’ve probably received postcards from South Africa of brightly painted Ndebele homes, or you may have seen the panels painted by world-famous Ndebele artist Esther Mahlangu for the Virginia Museum...