Tag: South Africa

Brazil’s Extreme Political Shift Means That Turkey Should Join The BRICS Immediately

During this year’s BRICS summit in South Africa, Turkey’s President Recep Tayyip Erdogan made it clear that groups like the BRICS represent a forum for Turkey to enhance its existing global connectivity initiatives with the diverse economies of the rapidly developing global south. Turkey continues to play an active, expanding and […]

The ‘ChinAfrican’ Century is Born

Chinese President Xi Jinping has been hosting multiple African heads of state, government and foreign ministers as part of the 2018 Beijing Summit on China-Africa Cooperation. As part of the summit, Beijing has promised an additional $60 billion worth of investment, aid, loans and credit lines into economies throughout Africa […]

The BRICS Have Released a Joint Declaration Following The Johannesburg Summit (Full Text)

The 10th annual BRICS meeting has just concluded in Johannesburg. The meeting was significant as it represented the de-facto ascension of the BRICS+ formula whereby key partners of the five nation group will begin to play a greater role in joint initiatives ranging from economic connectivity and shared expertise in […]

Turkey’s President Erdogan Warns Against FETO’s Presence in Africa – Highlights Ottoman History of Win-Win Relations With Africa

Erdogan extends Africa an Ottoman olive branch while warning of FETO’s dangers  Turkey’s President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has spoken at the opening of his country’s new embassy in the South African capital of Pretoria prior to a plenary sessions of the 10th annual BRICS summit in Johannesburg which Turkey will attend. During […]