Meera Selva

China has been quite rightly criticised for exploiting Africa, buying up mining concessions and primary goods in opaque deals that benefit African leaders but not necessarily their people.

Let\’s just clear that up a little, shall we?

African leaders have been quite rightly criticised for exploiting Africa, selling mining concessions and primary goods in opaque deals that benefit African leaders but not necessarily their people.

There, that\’s better.

One comment on “Meera Selva

  1. Now Tim, surely you’ve heard of a whipping boy? To be punished in the stead of one who cannot be punished? African leaders are the new royalty who can do no wrong.

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