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Investment in Africa: boom or burden?

7 August 2013 Last updated at 07:38 BST

With its abundance of natural resources and large and growing population , Africa is the next frontier for many global companies.

However, while investors are keen to get, there's often a wariness on the part of Africans.

The BBC's Vineet Khare travelled to Ethiopia to find out about what can be a tricky relationship and how things are not always so rosy.