It is too early to be certain, but this may be the first sign of African countries using Brexit to renegotiate and leverage fairer trade terms.
There are about 1 673 Chinese-backed projects dotted across 51 African countries - the terms of which are largely dominated by China's needs.
African countries splashing $30 billion on 11,000kms of railway – it’s just what continental trade needs
The rail projects planned or under way in Africa are enough to connect Cape Town to Copenhagen
Sales to the European Union account for the vast majority of exports from Mauritius and Mozambique, and about half of those from Swaziland
African ports race to be regional logistics hubs, as wave of new investments looks set to drive growth
Data from the World Bank suggest that delays in ports add roughly 10% to the cost of imported goods, more than tariffs in many cases.
As Senegal hosts key meeting, Africa’s brain drain numbers show Rwanda, Zambia, Ethiopia holding on to their best talents
Talent matters if a country is to shine economically. But some African countries just do it better than others.