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Experts in Nigeria Raise Concerns over Country’s Rising Indebtedness to China

By ANI Experts in Nigeria have raised concerns over the country's rising indebtedness to China, saying that it is a recipe for economic slavery. Experts and all members of Transforming Uplifting and Reforming Nigeria (TURN), a non-governmental organisation, hold a very strong view that the loans from China come with a lot of baggage and as such demand that

‘Blind Dumping Over’: Chinese Lenders in Africa Focus on Stronger Economies

Lending to African countries that have not sought debt relief from China rose in 2019, says American research instituteDrop in lending temporary, say researchers, because ‘Chinese banks are interested in the profits available in emerging and frontier markets’ By SCMP China’s lending to Africa dropped by nearly 30 per cent in 2019 after

How popular is China in Africa? New survey sheds light on what ordinary people think

By  Folashade Soule, University of Oxford, and Edem E. Selormey, Centre for Democratic Development Ghana It’s been 20 years since the Forum on China-Africa Cooperation was first held. Another summit is planned for September 2021 in Dakar, Senegal. Meanwhile, Chinese and African officials are reviewing and reflecting on their two-decade relationship. China’s growing engagement with Africa has