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Chinese approved as one of foreign languages in Uganda schools

Secondary school students in Uganda will now begin to learn Chinese language come next year. This comes after the ministry of education reviewed its curriculum...

Kenya, China sign deal to air Chinese TV series

Kenya's national broadcaster, the Kenya Broadcasting Corporation-KBC has signed a partnership deal with China's National Radio and Television Administration to broadcast a Chinese TV...

$599 million highway project aims to ease congestion in Nairobi

Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta launched a 27km road construction project that is expected to ease traffic congestion in Kenya's capital. The Chinese Roads and Bridge...

President Kenyatta launches second phase of modern railway line

In Kenya, the 2nd phase of the Standard Gauge Railway has been commissioned by the country's president, Uhuru Kenyatta. The railway line is part...

Afrijob: The job-matching start-up battling the continent’s ‘brain-drain’ problem

Each year more than 80,000 African students flock to China for higher education, with many taking advantage of scholarship funding offered by Beijing. A...

Closing the ‘skills gap’: A Chinese scholarship’s impact in rural Kenya

Harriet Kariuki's education was jump-started by tea. Sales of the crop, which dominate the fields near her home in Kenya's Kirinyaga county, helped fund...

Meet the elected leader of China’s Ugandan diaspora 

It can be said that Arnold Masembe’s journey to China all started with a fashion trend. The Ugandan businessman noticed the surging popularity of...

China steps in to ease housing challenge in Cape Verde

It all started with more and more people rushing to enjoy the pristine blue beaches in Cape Verde. And that was the government’s intention,...

Algeria ratifies BRI agreement with China

Algeria ratified a memorandum of understanding (MoU) on the China-proposed Belt and Road Initiative (BRI), which the North African nation joined last September, APS...

Tunisian PM hails China’s support for Tunisia

Tunisian Prime Minister Youssef Chahed on Tuesday highly praised China's support for Tunisia and hoped that China would increase its participation in the economic...
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