The African Magazine

China-Africa

How to rebalance Africa’s relationship with China

BY PROFESSOR BAMIDELE ADEKUNLE Sub-Saharan Africa’s economic ties with China have grown significantly this century. Beijing became the sub-continent’s biggest trading partner in 2009. But for sub-Saharan Africa to benefit fully from this relationship both parties...

EPFL Professor Edgard Gnansounou

Introducing EPFL Professor Edgard Gnansounou

BY KOSSI GBEDIGA Beninese Professor Edgard Gnansounou heads a research group at one of the world’s most prestigious universities. École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Lausanne), EPFL, is...