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President Xi Jinping visits Kigali Genocide Memorial

Chinese President Xi Jinping on Monday visited the Kigali Genocide Memorial to pay tribute to the victims of the 1994 Genocide. President Xi was accompanied...

President Kagame hails China’s friendship with Africa

Rwandan President Paul Kagame has hailed China's relations with Africa, saying it (the relationship) is more precious than money. Kagame’s statement came during a joint...

Rwanda holds grand welcoming ceremony for visiting Chinese President

Chinese President Xi Jinping is in Kigali for an official visit of Rwanda, the first ever by a Chinese Head of State. A grand welcoming...

BRICS bank to boost South African loans by as much as...

The New Development Bank plans to lend as much as $600 million more in South Africa this year in an effort to spread funding more evenly...

Second edition of BRICS Games kicks off in Johannesburg

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...

Chinese Ambassador to South Africa looking forward to BRICS summit

After his trip to the United Arab Emirates, Chinese President Xi Jinping will embark on a four nation tour of Africa, culminating in him...

BRICS Media Forum launches photo exhibition in Cape Town

A new photo exhibition has been unveiled at the BRICS Media Forum in South Africa’s Cape Town, an event that attracted key figures from...

President Putin plans to attend BRICS summit in South Africa

Russian President Vladimir Putin plans to attend the BRICS Summit scheduled to take place between July 26 and 27 in the South African city...

Reporter’s Diary: The true price of gold

For Judith Akelo Otana, she can no longer hold a cup of water still - or bathe herself fully. Ever since her hands began...

South African minister praises BRICS members’ achievements

South Africa's Public Affairs Minister Ayanda Dlodlo has hailed the BRICS association, saying that in spite of cynicism from the West, the body has...

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China motor firm launches regional operation center in Kenya

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Chinese automotive firm Beiqi Foton Motor on Friday launched an operation center in the Kenyan capital, Nairobi, to facilitate its expansion across the East...

Five suspects arrested, arraigned in connection to Dusit D2 attack

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A Canadian national and four Kenyans arrested as part of the investigation into Tuesday's hotel attack in Nairobi made their first appearance in court...

DRC rejects African Union call to delay final election result

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The Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) on Friday rejected an African Union demand to delay announcing final results from its presidential election, compounding the...

China, Equatorial Guinea pledge to strengthen ties

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The President of Equatorial Guinea Teodoro Obiang Nguema met with visiting Chinese President Xi Jinping's special representative Yang Jiechi on Thursday, both sides pledging...

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Opinion: Competition, then cooperation may be the best way to build up Africa

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A new U.S. strategy for Africa was recently released by Washington, the core of which is to further U.S. priorities in Africa by strengthening...
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Opinion: Strong, fair trade with China critical to Africa’s development

by Dr. David Monyae The Africa-China relationship can best be described as comprehensive and strategic at this stage. This is primarily due to multiple agreements...
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Opinion: Through CIIE, China projects bold new vision of the future

  by Ken Gichinga A new economic vision for China was unveiled during the launch of the world’s first International Import Expo in Shanghai. In his...
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