OZY 11 December 2018 by  DAVID PILLING & EMILY FENG Not long ago, Chinese engineers were putting the finishing touches to two expensive rail projects...

BUSINESS INSIDER 29 November 2018 by GEORGE TUBEI Somalia and Tanzania — have agreed to the deal but are yet to sign the security pact. Kenya join forces...

MAIL & GUARDIAN 23 November 2018 by  EMMANUE; SEKYERE The exchange of Africa’s natural resources for infrastructure development by China needs...

ECONOTIMES 12 November 2018 Last week a Chinese consortium held its first-ever careers fair in Kenya: 50 companies, including smartphone giant Huawei, pitched more than 1,000 jobs to the country’s best and brightest. The fair was warmly welcomed by the Kenyan government, whose representative told the gathering that such events would help break down cultural barriers...

MODERN DIPLOMACY 5 November 2018 by ECATARINA GARCIA Chinese influence in East Africa is a topic of growing debate and concern for Western nations and...

DAILY NATION 5 November 2018 by  ALLAN OLINGO The Addis Ababa- Djibouti freight train. The loan for the project which was meant to be paid over 10 years,...

THINKGEOENERGY 1 November 2018 by ALEXANDER RICHTER President of Djibouti on site in Olkaria, Kenya (source: KenGen) KenGen is offering technical support...

HARVARD POLITICAL REVIEW 29 October 2018 by KESHAV RASTOGI Port of Djibouti, 2005 With over 100 million people, Ethiopia is easily the most populous landlocked...

THIS DAY 16 October 2018 East African countries are now spending almost eight per cent of their revenues to service $29.42 billion loans borrowed in...

ESI AFRICA 15 October 2018 The African Development Bank has approved the East Africa Regional Integration Strategy Paper (RISP) laying out the roadmap...