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 Chinese President Xi Jinping, right, pose for photos with Russian President Vladimir Putin at the Diaoyutai State Guesthouse in Beijing, China. (Photo: by China's Xinhua News Agency)

The world is at risk of splitting into two economic blocs as a “tectonic shift” puts an end to decades of globalisation.

A ship loads liquefied natural gas from the Nigerian Liquefied Natural Gas plant, Bonny Island, Nigeria. (Photo: Getty Images/Jacob Silberberg)

With the U.S., EU and U.K. looking to phase out Russian gas imports, Western leaders could look to liquified natural gas projects in sub-Saharan Africa to soften the landing.

Image credit: Jemal Countess

While most eyes stay understandably focused on Russian aggression in Ukraine, another war goes on that Canadians, Americans and Europeans barely know about, in Ethiopia.

 Sadio Mane Overtakes Drogba's CL Record As Liverpool Reach Final (Photo AFP)

Senegal's forward, Sadio Mane has surpassed Didier Drogba to become Africa’s highest goal scorer in the Champions League knockout stages.

Photograph: Oliver Wainwright

After independence in 1960, the country cast off western influences and forged a new African style full of triangular forms, rocket-shaped obelisks and rammed earth. Is this spirit now being suffocated? Our writer takes a tour of the capital.

Somalia's newly elected President Hassan Sheikh Mohamud, right, holds hands with incumbent President Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed, left after winning the elections in Mogadishu, Somalia, May 16, 2022 (Photo: Reuters/Feisal Omar)

Hassan Sheikh Mohamud elected president for the second time, defeating incumbent President Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed in a final round.

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