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China’s roadmap for the world

The Great Hall of the People is an impressive structure. Standing at 46 metres high and stretching 356 metres in length, it makes up...

China to renew Sino-Africa relations: ambassador

Chinese Ambassador to Kenya Liu Xianfa has vowed to renew and enhance the Sino-Africa relations by implementing the pledges China has made at the...

Talk Africa: Jacob Zuma interview

By co-hosting the first Forum on China-Africa Cooperation (FOCAC) summit on African soil, South Africa's president Jacob Zuma took on the great responsibility of...

President Xi addresses high-level business forum

China's President Xi Jinping has unveiled a funding package for Africa - worth around sixty billion US dollars. That includes loans, investment - and education...

South African trade players advocate for value addition

While the state visit by the Chinese president to South Africa saw 26 deals struck valued at $6.5 billion, African and Chinese business people...

Year of China in South Africa ending on a high note

Top Chinese and South African musicians have been performing in Cape Town as part of on-going cultural exchanges between the two countries - as...

Kenya, the Heart and Gateway of Africa

As the Forum on China-Africa Cooperation goes continues in Johannesburg, here is a closer look at some of the African countries represented by their...

African leaders praise China’s contribution to the Continent

African leaders at the summit have been praising China's contribution to the Continent, among them Zimbabwe's president, Robert Mugabe. As chair of the African Union,...

Chinese President unveils a funding package for Africa

China's President Xi Jinping has unveiled a funding package for Africa, worth around sixty billion US dollars. The package includes loans, investment and education, and...

Chinese police unit awarded in Liberia

China and Africa's cooperation stretches across all sectors. Over in Liberia a Chinese police unit was recently awarded UN medals in recognition for their outstanding...

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Ex-UN chief Kofi Annan begins three day stakeholder meeting in Zimbabwe

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United Nations Secretary-General, Kofi Annan along with a team from ‘The Elders’ Thursday begin a three-day trip to Zimbabwe to engage political stakeholders ahead...

Ethiopia moves to privatize certain state-owned firms

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Ethiopia is open to selling off a host of state-owned firms, either partially or entirely, as part of a major economic reform drive designed...

Solai dam owner: ‘We were victims too’

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The owner of the ill-fated Solai dam, which collapsed on May 9, killing 47 people and injuring hundreds of others, yesterday sought to absolve...

Second edition of BRICS Games kicks off in Johannesburg

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On the sidelines of the BRICS Summit in the South African city of Johannesburg, the 2018 BRICS Games are also taking place. Teams from the...

Opinion

Deji Badmus

NIGERIA: BUHARI’S ANTI-CORRUPTION WAR

There is something about corruption in Nigeria that is, for me, a huge contradiction. Everyone in the country knows it is about the biggest...

How did Zimbabwe get here?

In 2013 a resounding electoral victory handed back full control of Zimbabwe’s Government to ZANU- PF, ending an uncomfortable coalition with the opposition. The four-year...
Robert Kagiri

What China’s ‘New Era’ means for Africa

The curtain finally came down on the Communist Party of China’s (CPC) 19th Congress held between October 18-24, 2017 at the Great Hall of...
CGTN Africa