Andrew Weir is Deputy Editor of the prestigious Africa-wide newsletter and website Africa Confidential.

He has published widely in newspapers and magazines and for 20 years researched and produced prestige television documentaries for British and US broadcasters on many historical and investigative subjects before coming to Africa Confidential.

As an editor Andrew concentrates on strategic African political and economic analysis while working on and commissioning investigative projects on geopolitical and financial corruption. 

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Andrew Weir
African political and economic analysis, geopolitical and financial corruption
United Kingdom

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LOME - Investigative journalists Andrew Weir and Nicolas Vescovacci reveal the networks of influence and finance that built up the logistics empire of Vincent Bolloré and made him the target of official investigations into alleged corruption in Africa.