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Asia plays key role in Africa’s transformation

Africa has always lagged behind other continents in international influence. Often considered a backward or “dark continent,” as it was called by the explorer HM Stanley, this part of the world was never in the limelight economically or politically. Afflicted by political instability as well as rampant poverty, it required help from more developed countries. […]