Africa correspondent for @TheEconomist. Previously in Washington and London. Yuppie. Liberal. "Why you unshot?"

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@dlknowles — 17,390 followers, 48,879 tweets

Jul 20, 2017

@tcross81 I have to admit I didn't read enough of the column to see which bit you're rebutting

Jul 20, 2017

You learn a lot about the dysfunction of African economies from grocery shopping. In Kenya, a litre of milk is $1.30. Of (bad) juice, $2

Jul 19, 2017

RT @ida_sawyer: #DRC: "A State of Emergency in DR #Congo?" - @hrw blog on the Kinshasa market attack, new security force nomination…  https://twitter.com/i/web/status/887605821965828096 

Jul 19, 2017

@alexhern @Zettel314 Or get another which is really poor paying. Some graduates - eg, doctors - have pretty certain incomes

Jul 19, 2017

@alexhern @Zettel314 It doesn't get wiped if you lose your job now though. It's just you stop repaying. It's only w…  https://twitter.com/i/web/status/887628529583652864 

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