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Why the West Needs to Stop Complaining and Start Engaging China in Africa
March 20, 2018
Why the West Needs to Stop Complaining and Start Engaging China in Africa
China is here to stay, and Western and African countries alike should make the most of it.
Why the West Needs to Stop Complaining and Start Engaging China in Africa
‘We Are Chinese’: How China Is Influencing Sierra Leone’s Presidential Election
March 16, 2018
‘We Are Chinese’: How China Is Influencing Sierra Leone’s Presidential Election
China is playing an unusually direct role in Sierra Leone's presidential campaign.
‘We Are Chinese’: How China Is Influencing Sierra Leone’s Presidential Election
China's Medical Aid in Africa
March 14, 2018
China's Medical Aid in Africa
China is doing more than building roads in Africa. It's also curing patients.
China's Medical Aid in Africa
Is China Inflicting a 'Century of Humiliation' on the World?
February 04, 2018
Is China Inflicting a 'Century of Humiliation' on the World?
China's questionable practices and laissez-faire attitude are buying it a reputation similar to the colonial powers that once tormented it.
Is China Inflicting a 'Century of Humiliation' on the World?
If China Bugged the AU Headquarters, What African Countries Should Be Worried?
January 31, 2018
If China Bugged the AU Headquarters, What African Countries Should Be Worried?
China fiercely denied reports that it spied on the African Union for five years after building its new headquarters.
If China Bugged the AU Headquarters, What African Countries Should Be Worried?
Diamonds and the Crocodile: China’s Role in the Zimbabwe Coup
November 22, 2017
Diamonds and the Crocodile: China’s Role in the Zimbabwe Coup
Tracking China's interests in the south African state.
Diamonds and the Crocodile: China’s Role in the Zimbabwe Coup
Malawi-China Diplomatic Ties: 10 Years On
September 15, 2017
Malawi-China Diplomatic Ties: 10 Years On
A decade after establishing relations with Beijing, has Lilongwe benefited as it had hoped?
Malawi-China Diplomatic Ties: 10 Years On
China’s African Knot
August 17, 2017
China’s African Knot
China’s involvement in Africa is changing from "business only" to include peacekeeping and other political interests.
China’s African Knot
This Is the Achilles’ Heel of China’s Soft Power Projection Towards Developing Countries
July 31, 2017
This Is the Achilles’ Heel of China’s Soft Power Projection Towards Developing Countries
China must make a concerted effort to equip Chinese citizens with the necessary sociocultural tools to build respectful and long-term people-to-people relations.
This Is the Achilles’ Heel of China’s Soft Power Projection Towards Developing Countries
Why Chinese Infrastructure Loans in Africa Represent a Brand-New Type of Neocolonialism
June 09, 2017
Why Chinese Infrastructure Loans in Africa Represent a Brand-New Type of Neocolonialism
How will African countries repay massive debts to China?
Why Chinese Infrastructure Loans in Africa Represent a Brand-New Type of Neocolonialism
Cabo Verde’s Gamble: Chinese Island-Building in the Atlantic
April 25, 2017
Cabo Verde’s Gamble: Chinese Island-Building in the Atlantic
A tiny nation rolls the dice on a big Chinese investment.
Cabo Verde’s Gamble: Chinese Island-Building in the Atlantic
China in Africa: What's the Real Story?
April 11, 2017
China in Africa: What's the Real Story?
Perceptions of China's role on the continent depend on who's telling the stories.
China in Africa: What's the Real Story?
Morocco: China's Gateway to Africa?
March 01, 2017
Morocco: China's Gateway to Africa?
Morocco is actively courting more Chinese investment and closer ties.
Morocco: China's Gateway to Africa?
China Is Carelessly Losing Its Soft Power Battle, One Project at a Time
February 28, 2017
China Is Carelessly Losing Its Soft Power Battle, One Project at a Time
The case of a Chinese flag flying over an Angolan construction site.
China Is Carelessly Losing Its Soft Power Battle, One Project at a Time
Cape Verde: A Blueprint for China's Positive Role in Africa
October 28, 2016
Cape Verde: A Blueprint for China's Positive Role in Africa
Why is China so interested in one of Africa's smallest countries?
Cape Verde: A Blueprint for China's Positive Role in Africa
African Raw Materials and India’s Quest for Great Power Status
October 17, 2016
African Raw Materials and India’s Quest for Great Power Status
Africa’s raw materials and markets will be indispensable for the realization of her geopolitical ambitions.
African Raw Materials and India’s Quest for Great Power Status
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