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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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

FOCAC Summit to set new goals for China-Africa Partnership

African and Chinese leaders are due to meet later this week in Johannesburg. That's for the Forum on China-Africa Co-operation summit. The summit's aimed at setting...

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...

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...

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...

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Former tennis champion Becker says diplomatic passport is real

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Former tennis champion Boris Becker said on Sunday he has a genuine diplomatic passport from the Central African Republic after the country’s foreign minister...

32 Fula civilians killed in Mali attack: Group

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Traditional hunters known as "Dozo" killed 32 civilians after surrounding an isolated village in the centre of Mali, local officials told AFP on Sunday. "They...

Zimbabwe police says 49 people injured in Saturday’s blast at president’s rally

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Zimbabwe police said on Sunday 49 people were injured in the explosion at President Emmerson Mnangagwa’s a political rally on Saturday, with the number...

Egypt raises military pensions amid austerity measures

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Egypt's President Abdel-Fattah al-Sisi has raised pensions for military personnel and salaries for civil servants by 15% amid a wave of price hikes linked...

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
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