Dianna Games


Dianna Games is a Johannesburg-based consultant and writer on African business issues. She has been a columnist on Africa’s political economy for Business Day, South Africa’s leading business publication, since 2003 and for African Business magazine since 2018. She is a fellow of the Centre for African Management and Markets at the Gordon Institute of Business Science (GIBS) of the University of Pretoria and works with the Johannesburg Business School and the Wits Business School, which is attached to the University of the Witwatersrand. She is also the executive director of the South Africa-Nigeria Business Chamber. Twitter: @DiannaGames

Articles by Dianna Games


Holding Their Own? - China-Africa Relations Mature

Thursday, August 8, 2019

The rapid expansion of China-Africa economic ties led to questions about a new colonialist dependency. While concerns about debt and oversight persist, the relationship has evolved. Johannesburg-based African business expert Dianna Games argues that it is up to African countries to build the capacity to deal effectively with Beijing.