Wednesday, March 24, 2021

South Africa's Plan To Re-Route Ship Traffic Around The Cape

 From the FT's Southern Africa correspondent:

Mr. Cotterill's long running thread looking at Great Britain through the eyes of a foreign correspondent was just plain brilliand:


Scroll upward, upward, past the Zambezi, continuing north, scrolling upward, past the headwaters of the Nile, scrolling, scrolling...
I frankly have no idea how many tweets it's been. 

As we noted some years ago:

See also the FT's Joseph Cotterill who should win an award for his foreign correspondent in Britain thread, that is if there were an award for staying in character in the longest running pastiche on the twitter box, now over two years:  

If interested here's the kickoff via Medium:

The news is a foreign country