12/01/2010 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Annexed by China - for good or ill

To the casual visitor, the most obvious sign of China in Africa is also the most fleeting indication of the country's deepening engagement with the continent: On the road into Nairobi you pass a green and red arch commemorating Beijing's friendship with Kenya.

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