Seems everyone has an "Africa plan" but US! Strange how no one else thinks Afrika has "nothing to offer". "JUAN GONZALEZ: Serge I’d like to ask you, whatever infrastructure development occurred during the colonial era, or the neo-colonial era in Africa on the part of European countries was usually geared at assisting their own companies to extract resources, whether it was the railroads they had to build or electrification or whatever. Are the Chinese doing anything fundamentally different in terms of their development, are they attempting at all to meet the local needs of the different nations rather than just their own economic needs?" "SERGE MICHEL: No, they do exactly the same..." (China)"..has a blueprint to go in every free African country. And in these countries, China is doing almost everything. They are extracting raw materials, building infrastructures, they are investing, they have private pioneers going there, settlement plans, for Chinese people, and it has really changed the face of the continent..." watch full video here Yes..I realize I mis-spelled disturbing in the thread title. I can figure out how to change it.