Many leaders before her have sought to make aid spending all about their own agendas – but there’s a new element in this case.
The recent terrorist attacks in Paris and the large refugee wave washing over Europe’s well-manicured shores present the continent with a host of challenges.
The irony of Zuma’s Freedom Day speech was not lost on European diplomats. Zuma is wont to criticise EU policies towards Africa as neo-colonial. Now he finds himself in a rather uncomfortably similar predicament – as the object of sharp criticism for mistreating desperate African migrants. ‘Welcome to our world,’ said one of those diplomats, wryly
President Mugabe’s wife, Grace, left out of EU Africa summit as EU fails to “reach consensus” on her