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18 January 2018 17:28 (South Africa)

Germany may cut off aid to Zimbabwe

  • Andy Rice
    andy rice
    Andy Rice

    Andy Rice is a founding partner of Yellowwood Future Architects, a marketing strategy consultancy. In his other lives, he is the southern hemisphere's only supporter of Cambridge United Football Club, and was once upon a time the South African National Spoofing Champion. He has played football at Wembley and cricket at Lord's within the same weekend, but troubled the scorer on neither occasion. Things could only go up from here.

On Friday Germany complained to the Zimbabwean foreign ministry over the occupation of a farm owned by a German national - an act which breached the terms of an investment agreement. Germany indicated that it might withdraw aid from the country. It's a serious threat, since Germany gave $50 million of aid to Zimbabwe in 2009. Read more: Sapa via Times Live

  • Andy Rice
    andy rice
    Andy Rice

    Andy Rice is a founding partner of Yellowwood Future Architects, a marketing strategy consultancy. In his other lives, he is the southern hemisphere's only supporter of Cambridge United Football Club, and was once upon a time the South African National Spoofing Champion. He has played football at Wembley and cricket at Lord's within the same weekend, but troubled the scorer on neither occasion. Things could only go up from here.

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