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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 and training for thousands of young Africans. The announcement came at...

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 leaders in Johannesburg. Kenya is East Africa's biggest economy - and...

China’s Role in Building Africa’s Transport Network

  The transport network is a basic component of development for any country and as such, China has helped Africa lay a basic foundation for its development. Many African countries have benefited from such projects...

Chinese President Xi Jinping Arrives in Zimbabwe to Begin Africa Trip

Chinese President Xi Jinping has arrived in Zimbabwe as he begins his trip to Africa where he is expected to sign major deals. President Xi’s visit to Zimbabwe is the first by a Chinese president...

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, Mugabe spoke directly after President Xi. And delivered a trademark impassioned...

Ministers hope summit will provide for closer China-Africa cooperation

African and Chinese leaders are preparing to meet on Friday in the Forum on China-Africa Cooperation (FOCAC) Summit in Johannesburg. Ahead of that summit, ministers have been engaging in talks. South Africa's International Relations Minister has...

Chinese companies & govt helping to put up schools in Zimbabwe

China is one of Zimbabwe's biggest supporters in the field of education, a realization that the sector is crucial for nurturing and developing future leaders. Not only is the support through government-to-government grants but also...

Ethiopian PM hails China’s role in Africa’s development

Ethiopia's Prime minister Haile-mariam Desalegn has hailed China for its role in the growth of Africa. And he hopes the upcoming Forum on China-Africa Cooperation summit will help take relations between African countries and China...

South Africa ready for Forum on China – Africa Cooperation Summit

Forum on China - Africa Cooperation Summit to take place in South Africa in December Chinese President Xi Jinping is Africa bound for a December meeting with African heads set to take place in Johannesburg,...

China NGO Network Holds Pre-FOCAC Exchange Seminar

China NGO Network for International Exchanges and Stellenbosch University of South Africa jointly has been holding an exchange seminar on the FOCAC summit and beyond, in Cape Town, ahead of the commencement of the...