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Francis Kornegay | Trump or Biden? What's in store for US-SA relations post-election 2020?

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Donald Trump's disregard for Africa might change if he wins another term as president of the United States. Francis Kornegay breaks down why. 

Then, that November, came the trauma of my wife and I driving up to the ambassador’s residence as election results were coming in, showing Trump heading to an Electoral College victory. We weren’t there for very long as we high-tailed back down to Joburg to absorb the shock after a four-year long celebration of America’s first black presidency under Barack Obama.

Now, with another presidential election approaching and the looming possibility that the Trump nightmare may come to an end, it is time to try and reflect more dispassionately on what is in store for South Africa and the continent, depending on the outcome.

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