AFRICA NEWS 8 May 2019 by ABDUR RAHMAN ALFA SHABEN Foreign Ministers of Eritrea and China met in Beijing on Monday (May 6) with both sides committing...

THE ARAB WEEKLY 7 April 2019 by GEOFFREY ARONSON To Washington’s growing dismay, China today, using methods first used by the West itself, has embarked...

FP 3 April 2019 The U.S. national security advisor, who has largely ignored the United Nations, is suddenly concerned that Beijing has too much influence...

RT 27 March 2019 Bejing’s multi-trillion-dollar Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) will complement the growth of Africa’s continental free trade,...

13 March 2019 As China’s Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) reaches its fifth year, tales of corruption are plaguing the scheme. The BRI has focused on...

AFRICA CENTER FOR STRATEGIC STUDIES 22 March 2019 by PAUL NANTULYA China’s Belt and Road Initiative forges intertwining economic, political, and...

BLOOMBERG 12 March 2019 by HELENE FOUQUET French president begins three-day visit to East Africa China has ramped up presence in region with troops...

REUTERS 12 March 2019 by JOHN IRISH France’s President Emmanuel Macron delivers a speech during the presentation of the Simone Veil prize, at...

CNN 5 March 2019 by BEN WESTCOTT The People’s Liberation Army (PLA) has grown and modernized rapidly since China reopened to the world in the 1980s, but under Xi that pace has accelerated with a focus on fighting and winning future wars. Xi has also embarked on a massive internal reorganization of the PLA, streamlining the organization...

QUARTZ AFRICA 28 February 2019 by ABDI LATIF DAHIR Everyone wants to be in Djibouti It’s been exactly a year since the Dubai-based port operator DP...