Wednesday, January 20, 2010 2:08 AM
The new economic relationship between African countries and China is full of potential successes and pitfalls, says I.M.O.W. Global Council member Hafsat Abiola, human rights and democracy advocate from Nigeria. Now, however, both sides have a trick up their sleeve: women, their greatest untapped resource. Abiola is the founder of China Africa Bridge and China Africa Forum, as well as the founder and executive director of the Kudirat Initiative for Democracy, an organization dedicated to promoting democracy in Nigeria.