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Elliot Ross

Elliot Ross is a former editorial board member of Africa is a Country.


Friendship Forever

China is building new football stadiums in Africa. If its “agenda” of stadium diplomacy has been concealed, it hasn’t really been hidden very far from view.

Madonna vs President Joyce Banda

Madonna’s attempt to save face after her scolding by Malawi’s president to rehash the stereotype of the corrupt African leader rings hollow, and a bit desperate. Malawi’s President wasn’t having it.