Dr Stephen R. Hurt is a Reader in International Relations at Oxford Brookes University. His main research interests are in the political economy of post-apartheid South Africa, the trade and development policies of the EU and UK-Africa trade policy post-Brexit. Follow him on Twitter at @DrStephenHurt. Chi Onwurah MP is the chair of the UK's All Party Parliamentary Group for Africa and MP for Newcastle upon Tyne Central. Follow her on Twitter at @ChiOnwurah.