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Coronavirus: From China to Lagos, the frightening timeline of a deadly...

By Olusegun Fafore   Fatality rate across the globe since the outbreak of Coronavirus (COVID-19) in the Chinese town of Wuhan on December 31, 2019 has...

Italy’s coronavirus death toll surpasses China, hits 3,405

Rome (dpa) Italy’s death toll from the coronavirus outbreak has risen to 3,405, surpassing the 3,245 fatalities reported in China. The death toll rose by...

Mozambique launches Chinese satellite system for predicting cyclones, natural disasters

Maputo (Xinhua) Mozambique’s National Meteorology Institute (INAM) on Friday announced it was shifting from the former satellite system to the new one provided by...

Table Tennis: China’s 22 year old Fan Zhendong start decade on...

This is contained in a statement on the website of the world table tennis governing body on Thursday. Zhendong achieved this by the tightest of...

US House of Representatives passes bill to sanction Chinese officials for...

By Darryl Coote Washington (UPI) -- The U.S. House of Representatives overwhelmingly passed legislation Tuesday that would arm the president with the power to impose sanctions...

Sanwo-Olu visits China for increased collaboration with Lagos

Barely three months after his trip to Japan with President Muhammadu Buhari for the 7th Tokyo International Conference on African Development (TICAD7) themed: "Africa and Yokohama,...

American farmers going bankrupt as trade war with China drags on

By Jessie Higgins EVANSVILLE, Indiana (UPI) -- As the trade war with China drags on, many of America's farms are going bankrupt. The number of farmers falling...

China pledges strengthened support to Nigeria’s development pursuit

Ambassador of China to Nigeria, Zhou Pingjian,  has said that the Chinese government would strengthen its support and collaboration to Nigeria, to achieve its...

NNPC targets China to boost crude oil reserves

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation(NNPC) says strategic partnership and new investments in the Upstream Petroleum Sector are essential to actualise the growth of the...

T901: The First TECNO Device running KaiOS

T901: The First TECNO Device running KaiOS TECNO (www.TECNO-Mobile.com), the leading mobile phone brand in Africa, today announced the launch of the latest 3G smart...

Hong Kong protests set to resume after violent weekend clashes

Hong Kong (dpa) Demonstrators plan to stage another sit-in at Hong Kong’s international airport on Monday amid public outcry over the heavy-handed police response...

University of Lagos Confucius Institute trains 6,000 in Chinese language

By Chinyere Nwachukwu The Nigeria Director, Confucius Institute, University of Lagos, Prof. Chimdi Maduagwu, says the institute has trained no fewer than 6,000 persons in...

Tiananmen: 30 years after, and a duty to remember

It has been 30 years since the rise and fall of the 89 Democracy Movement (八九民运) in China that culminated in the infamous Tiananmen...

China accuses US of attempts at ‘economic invasion’

BEIJING (Reuters) - The United States has called on China to curb the development of its state-owned enterprises (SOEs), a demand that China sees...

Nigeria did not mortgage property for China loan – Amaechi

By Taiye Elebiyo-Edeni The Minister of Transportation, Mr Rotimi Amaechi said on Monday that the Nigerian government did not mortgage any property to secure infrastructural...

United Arab Emirates, China trade legal tackles over Djibouti ports

One of the world’s largest port operators has sued a Chinese state enterprise in Hong Kong over infringement of its exclusive port agreement with...

China’s ‘artificial sun’ smashes temperature records, gets 6 times hotter than...

The “Chinese artificial sun’’ or experimental advanced superconducting tokamak (EAST), achieved an electron temperature of over 100 million degrees in its core plasma, a lab in east China’s Anhui Province said.

Chinese Christians face test of faith between God, Party

By YANAN WANG     NANYANG, China (AP) — The 62-year-old Chinese shopkeeper had waited nearly his entire adult life to see his dream of building a...

China ready to invest additional $3 billion in Nigerian oil operations

Abuja (Reuters) - China National Offshore Oil Corp (CNOOC) is willing to invest $3 billion in its existing oil and gas operation in Nigeria,...

China hosts Russia, Iran for summit as US tensions rise

    Chinese President Xi Jinping will open late on Saturday a two-day regional security summit attended by Russia, Iran and other allies confronting rising tensions...

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