Is the West Uninterested in Nigeria’s Floods?

by John Campbell Over a million people have been displaced. In the Delta alone, tens of thousands have been moved into camps that are ill-equipped to receive them. Crop fields and fisheries in their thousands of hectares are completely flooded and destroyed. Local food shortages seem inevitable; though President Goodluck Jonathan is confident existing grain […]

For crying out loud, the Economist shouldn’t patronise South Africa

Gurdian.co.uk: It must have been a slow day on the Economist subs desk when they came up with the cover line for this week’s issue. Can a story about the dismal state of South Africa really have gone out under “Cry, the Beloved Country”?* I’m looking forward to reading the Economist’s coverage of political and […]

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