China calls out the US over sanctions imposed on Ethiopia

The US has declared new sanctions against Ethiopia; however, China which is Ethiopia’s biggest lender has called out the US on this decision. China’s concern spans from its policy of non-interference. US president Joe Biden earlier authorized the Department of Treasury and the State Department to pursue individuals and entities in Ethiopia and Eritrea involved […]

China’s pledge to help Nigeria fight “Modern Day Slavery” met with criticism

The recent revelation by Nigeria-based Chinese Cultural Counselor, Mr. Li Xuda of the Chinese government’s readiness to help Nigeria to fight against what he described as modern-day slavery has since been stepping on the nerves of many netizens. It would be recalled that, during the recent program held in Abuja to commemorate International Day for […]

Gambia: Adama Barrow’s National People’s Party partners with Chinese Communist party

The National People’s Party (NPP), a new political party formed by Gambians President, Adama Barrow to bid for a second term has forged a partnership with the Communist Party of China (CPC). Local reports indicated that the Chinese assistant Minister of International Department, Li Mingxiang showered praises on the 2019-formed NPP, acknowledging how fast the […]

Ghanaian government clampdown on Chinese illegal miners with the army

The government of Ghana has in recent times adopted a radical approach in dealing with illegal miners, especially the Chinese. Currently, the army has been tasked to patrol the major waters and forest areas to clamp down on these people. Their duty is to find and destroy excavators and other machines being used by the […]

Sierra Leone Sold 100 Hectares Forest for $55m to China

Citizens in Sierra Leone are shocked by the move of the government in Freetown to strike a shocking deal with China for the sale of 100 hectares (250 acres) of beach and protected rainforest at the tune of $55m (£39m).  The deal, which was evidenced by documents shared by Chinese officials and confirmed by the […]

$200 million revenue loss: Kenya cancels Chinese contract 5years earlier

The Kenyan government has successfully terminated an existing contract which allows a Chinese company called Africa Star Railway Operation Company (Afristar) to manage the Standard Gauge Railway (SGR) for a period of ten years; cutting the initially agreed period by five years. From the beginning of the project back in 2014, the Kenyan government contracted […]

Chinese Debt Trap: Kenya’s Mombasa Port could be taken over by China

A common practice adopted by African leaders in recent times is the act of hiding details of loans from creditors, especially China from their citizens; this follows the growing campaign by young Africans against killer loans with tendencies to jeopardize their future. When the News first broke in 2018 that, major Kenyan assets were committed […]

Chinese court rules homosexuality as a ‘psychological disorder’

The Suqian Intermediate People’s Court located in the eastern province of Jiangsu China has ruled in a certain context that, referring to homosexuality as a mental disorder is not a factual error. This follows a lawsuit filed by a 24-year student of South China Agricultural University by name Ou Jiayong against a publishing house, Jinan […]