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Somali diaspora drawn back to Mogadishu

Somalis living abroad are now returning home and taking up opportunities to rebuild their country.

US keeps eye on European competition for African trade

US considering extending African Growth and Opportunity Act, while keeping an eye on potential deals between European and African nations.

Will Konza City become Kenya’s Silicon Valley?

It is hard to escape the images of “Konza City” in Kenya. Advertisements promoting the future high-tech hub, or “technopolis,” appear daily in the country’s newspapers and show regularly on the state television network.