Trump has a selfish approach to issues - analyst

Jackie Cilliers, of the African Futures & Innovation at Institute for Security Studies says although it is still early days, the Trump victory is going to have a huge impact globally.

Issues around climate change and developmental assistance to Africa would probably move down the agenda.

This is a huge surprise. After the Brexit I think it is now clear that democracy in the so-called developed world it is what we call de-consolidating.

Jackie Cilliers, Chairperson on Board and head of African Futures & Innovation at Institute for Security Studies

Trump has a kind of selfish approach towards issues, he is a deal-maker and would want to know what would he get in return.

Jackie Cilliers, Chairperson on Board and head of African Futures & Innovation at Institute for Security Studies

Cilliers says former Republican presidents like George Bush have been quite hands-on when it comes to assisting Africa but it is not clear of whats going to happen to developmental assistance to Africa.

Ethiopian aid is going to be hardest hit, he predicts.

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