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...

EJINSIGHT – ON THE PULSE 25 March 2019 by SIMON SHEN Members of China’s People’s Liberation Army board a vessel in Djibouti. Photo:...

AFRICA TIMES 20 March 2019 China is again denying any untoward economic goals in Djibouti and other African nations, as Beijing gets set to host the next...

FOREIGN POLICY .COM 19 March 2019 by MATT KENNARD AND ISMAIL EINASHE Local fishermen’s boats moor at Berbera port, in the breakaway territory of Somaliland,...

CAJNEWS AFRICA 20 March 2019 by TINTSWALO BALOYI Djibouti President Ismaïl Omar Guelleh with Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping DJIBOUTI is destroying itself...

DAILY MAVERICK 13 March 2019 by STELLAH KWASI Chinese President Xi Jinping attends a signing ceremony with Dominican Republic’s President Danilo...

ASHARQ AL-AWSAT 11 March 2019 Saudi Arabia will take part in the third meeting of senio officials of the Arab and African coastal stares bordering the Red Sea and Gulf of Aden, reported the Saudi Press Agency Monday. The meeting will be hosted by the Egyptian Foreign Ministry in coordination with the Egyptian Defense Ministry It aims to discuss frameworks and priorities...

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...