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A witches’ brew in the Horn

Slowly but surely, the Horn of Africa is being dragged into a dangerous power game involving a host of Middle East and global rivals whose interests seem …

Suakin rises from the dead

In Ottoman times Suakin was Sudan’s main port. Today it is a crumbling ruin of once magnificent buildings constructed from coral that was dredged up …

Turkey and Africa pledge co-operation

Turkey’s decade-long economic boom has been accompanied by a renewed interest in Africa; trade with Africa has increased from $3bn in 2003 to $20bn – …

Turkey delights in Africa

Turkey – one of the so-called MINT economies – has steadily increased its economic and political footprint in Africa.