Nigeria May Get Food Aids From U.S-China Trade Wars

Tayo Olanipekun The U.S President, Donald Trump, has said the trade war with China will benefit “poor and starving countries in the form of humanitarian assistance.” In a flurry of tweets on Friday morning, he said the over $100bn his country would make from the tariff slammed on goods coming from China would enable the […]

Presidential Result: China Ready To Work With New Government —Foreign Ministry

China on Wednesday congratulated Muhammadu Buhari on his re-election as President of Nigeria. Nigeria is China’s strategic partner of cooperation in Africa Foreign Ministry spokesperson Lu Kang said at a daily news conference in Beijing. “China always attaches high importance to bilateral ties and stands ready to work with the new Nigerian government to strengthen […]

China, African Trade Hits $170bn Yearly

China’s bilateral cooperation with Africa has grown phenomenally in the past 40 years with trade leaping from $765 million to $170 billion a year. China’s Deputy Foreign Minister Chen Xiaodong said the growth was on the basis of interlocking interests since 1978. The minister said this has therefore made China Africa’s largest trading partner during […]

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Nigeria Must Learn From China To Reap Demography Dividend -Ahonsi

Representative of the United Nations on United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) in China, Dr. Babatunde Ahonsi has called on Nigeria and other African countries to learn from China in order to reap the dividend of demography. Ahonsi who spoke during a talk show on China Global Television Network on Thursday said, “We need to learn […]

Don’t sell $1.3bn arms to Taiwan, China warns US

China on Friday condemned a $1.3 billion US arms sale to Taiwan and called on the United States to stop any weapons deal with the island, which Beijing considers a rebel province. Chinese foreign ministry spokesman Lu Kang told a press briefing that Beijing has lodged a formal protest with Washington and urged the US […]

China votes $6.7b to develop Nigeria’s agriculture

Chinese Economic and Commercial Counselor, Mr Zhao Linxiang, has said his country promised $6.7 billion to develop Nigeria’s agriculture through training of hundreds of Nigerians to achieve food sufficiency. He spoke at the China-Nigeria Agricultural Modernisation Cooperation Forum in Abuja yesterday. The envoy further stated that China was ready to share its experience in agricultural […]