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Djibouti: An oasis in the wilderness

Not that long ago Djibouti was known for little more than French legionnaires’ disease, atrocious heat and a small ramshackle port. Nowadays, however, this tiny …

Scramble in the Horn

How Ethiopia’s search for a permanent port is reshaping trade and power in the Horn of Africa.

Interview with Mahdi Darar Obsieh, D-G of NIPA

Mahdi Darar Obsieh, Director General of Djibouti’s National Investment Promotion Agency (NIPA), has the primary responsibility for facilitating the flow of foreign direct investment into …

Building A Red Sea Gateway For Africa

Having been in the shipping business for 30 years, mostly in the Port of Djibouti but also spending three years in Lagos, Nigeria, last year …