Uganda ‘Considering’ Relocation of African Migrants from Israel

Uganda’s government has announced that it will accept some 500 “interested” Eritreans and Sudanese refugees from Israel BY ASSOCIATED PRESS Uganda is “positively considering” Israel’s request to take 500 Eritrean or Sudanese migrants rejected by Israel, a senior government official said on Friday, the first official confirmation of an agreement to receive African migrants whose […]

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Ethiopia’s Foreign Land Lease Frenzy Fail to Deliver Food for Export

By William Davison, Gleaming tractors and harvesters are sitting idle five years after Karuturi Global Ltd. (KARG) opened a farm in Ethiopia that was hailed as the poster child of the country’s plan to triple food exports by 2015. About 80 percent of the Bangalore-based company’s land in the southwestern Gambella region is on a […]

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