Britain will use aid budget to boost trade in Africa: PM May

Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May and South African President Cyril Ramaphosa take part in the ceremony to hand over the bell of the SS Mendi in Cape Town, South Africa, August 28, 2018. REUTERS/Mike Hutchings

CAPE TOWN (Reuters) – Britain will use its international aid budget to boost its own interests while also seeking to deepen trade ties with Africa, Prime Minister Theresa May said on Tuesday, countering critics who say aid funds would be better spent at home. May, battling to unite her divided Conservative Party over her plan […]

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