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11/10/2008 admin 0

China’s non-interference mantra was corroborated by Nigerian President Umaru Musa Yar’Adua today, as he called for African solutions to African problems. Despite exhaustive attention form […]

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He Wenping at SOAS

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At SOAS last night, He Wenping a professor at the Chinese academy of social sciences offered a revealing lecture on the makeup and functionality of […]

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11/06/2008 admin 0

After focusing yesterday on criticism in Nigerian media of China’s role on the continent, there was evidence today of the positives that China is able to bring to […]

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11/05/2008 admin 0

Chinese influence in Nigeria has experienced a recent slew of criticism, regarding the dumping of cheap and fake goods in the marketplace, and dodgy infrastructure […]

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11/04/2008 admin 0

Chabal & Daloz’s instrumentalisation of disorder seems the chief explanation of conflict in the DRC. The extractive structures put in place by colonial powers, then […]

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11/03/2008 admin 0

News on the Chinese hostage situation in Sudan seems to have further muddied the waters as the BBC reports that one of the two missing […]

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27/10/2008 to 31/10/2008

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Profit plunges at China’s Chalco- Business Day (RSA) 27/10/2008 Aluminium Corporation of China (Chalco), the country’s largest producer, said third-quarter earnings slumped 93% as metal prices dropped […]

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10/31/2008 admin 0

News of conflict in the Democratic Republic of Congo dominates today, as fighting intensifies cultivating yet more misery in the troubled central African state. As […]

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10/30/2008 admin 0

Confusion in the news over Chinese hostages killed in Sudan appears to have been cleared up as it has been revealed that four hostages were killed, rather […]

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10/29/2008 admin 0

After the hostage killings in Sudan yesterday, news has been brighter forBeijing on the African continent today. Business dominates with news that Business Unity South Africa has called […]