US promises fairer treatment for Africa as it seeks to counter Chinese influence

The United States has promised to treat Africa more fairly as it seeks to revitalise its relationship with the continent and counter Chinese influence.On a visit to Nigeria on Friday, Secretary of State Antony Blinken said: “The United States firmly believes that it’s time to stop treating Africa as a subject of geopolitics – and start treating it as the major geopolitical player it has become.“Too many times, the countries of Africa have been treated as junior partners – or worse – rather than…


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