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Ebola

DR Congo: New Urban Cases of Ebola Outbreaks Discovered

The Ebola outbreak of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) has entered a "new phase" following the first reported case of the deadly...
arrested

Rwandan government Detained for Genocide Ideology

A local government leader in Rwanda has been detained over allegations of genocide ideology, the Rwanda Investigation Bureau said Saturday. Clarisse Mukansanga, vice mayor in...
sudan

Nigeria embassy official attacked, killed in Sudan

Diplomacy can be dangerous. Nigerian diplomats have come under attack in various places in the last few decades. The Nigerian Immigration Attache I...
Ghana and China partner

China to build a new cocoa processing plant for Ghana

China will help the government of Ghana in constructing a new cocoa processing plant, according to Chinese Economic and Commercial Counsellor Chai Zhijing. Chai said...
border

Modern methods key in tackling cross border issues in Africa

Equipping customs staff with modern methods of conducting customs activities is key in tackling cross border issues such as security, illegal importation of illicit...
video

Ethiopia’s largest dam project nears completion

Africa's largest hydro dam project, the 6,450 MW Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD), is 66 percent complete, an Ethiopian official said on Saturday. Speaking to...
Workers at a construction site in Fuzhou, capital of East China's Fujian Province in March Photo: VCG

Trade friction won’t dent China’s growth momentum – official

Q1 GDP data signal strength, stability China's first-quarter GDP data show the economy is strong and stable, a situation that an official said won't...
energy

Ethiopia plans to reach 17,300 MW of energy by 2020

Ethiopia plans to reach 17,300 MW of energy by the end of 2020, from the current 4,280 MW of energy, an Ethiopian official said...
Muhammadu Buhari

Nigerian President Buhari announce his bid for re-election

President Muhammadu Buhari has made the long-expected announcement that he will seek a new 4-year presidential term at elections next year. The president made the...
money laundering

NGOs Operating in Nigeria to be Investigated for Money Laundering

Nigeria is to begin the profiling of some non-profit organizations (NGOs) in the country in order to ensure compliance with regulations against money laundering...
China has been opening market since joining WTO

After Joining WTO China Has Broadened Its Market

China has earnestly and comprehensively fulfilled the promises it made when joining the World Trade Organization (WTO) by continuously opening its market wider to...
President Mugabe reportedly receives a salary of ?5,000 a month but is looking for a further pay bump

Mugabe’s presence in opposition shaky

Former Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe risks being expelled from the ruling Zanu-PF party following his perceived dabbling in opposition politics, a senior party official...
A ship berths at a port of Qingdao, east China’s Shandong province for unloading containers on Jan. 13, 2018. (Photo from People’s Daily Online)

2018 Growth Target for China is Achievable

China’s economy has seen a good beginning this year, and it has conditions to achieve a yearly growth of around 6.5 percent, a bureau...
Deputies to the 13th National People's Congress (NPC) listen to an institutional restructuring plan of the State Council at the fourth plenary meeting of the first session of the 13th NPC at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing on March 13, 2018. (Photo by Li Ge from People’s Daily)

China’s Work At Strengthening Its Institutional Reforms are Revolutionary

China’s latest efforts to deepen the reform of Party and State institutions are a fundamental revolution to modernize its system and capacity for governance,...
Photo taken is a farmer in a garden for sightseeing and picking, also a project launched to lift local residents out of poverty, in Rongcheng, east China’s Shandong province. China, in recent years, have rolled off measures to build a service-oriented government by making people-centered development and transforming the functions of government. (Photo from People’s Daily Online)

China’s Principal Contradiction is its institutional reforms

China’s latest efforts to deepen the reform of Party and State institutions is an essential decision to uphold and strengthen overall Party leadership, which...
The National Exhibition and Convention Center (Shanghai), where the China International Import Expo is expected to be held. (Photo by National Exhibition and Convention Center (Shanghai))

China’s CIIE is not a Solo Affair

The first China International Import Expo (CIIE) to be held in Shanghai from Nov. 5 to 10 this year will "not be a solo...
A long table banquet is held for tourists visiting a village of the Dong ethnic minority in Liping County, southwest China’s Guizhou province on March 9, 2018. Taking the advantage of the 93 traditional villages and ethnic cultural resources, the county strengthens rural tourism and makes it a new path for poverty reduction. (Photo by CFP)

China Anticipates Success In Targeted Poverty Alleviation

“We will not only win the ‘battle’ of targeted poverty alleviation, but also win it with flying colors.” A Chinese official pledged at a...
Decks of the Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macao Bridge were linked together on September 27, 2016, indicating the main construction of the bridge entered into the final phase. Connecting Hong Kong with Macao and Zhuhai, the world’s largest sea-crossing span consists of a series of bridges and one undersea tunnel, as well as 3 artificial islands. (Photo by Ji Shunli from People’s Daily Online)

Development Plan for Greater Bay to be made Public soon

A national-level development plan for the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area will be unveiled soon, putting infrastructure interconnectivity on top of the agenda, Ma...
Portuguese trainees learn TCM therapies at the China-Portugal TCM Center at the hospital attached to Jiangxi University of Traditional Chinese Medicine in Nanchang, capital city of east China’s Jiangxi province. Opening ceremony of the center was held on May 16, 2017. (Photo from People’s Daily Online)

Chinese Traditional Medicine Gets World Approval

Traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) has gained wider acceptance around the world, Wang Guoqiang, head of the State Administration of Traditional Chinese Medicine, said in...
The Summer Palace under blue skies in early spring of 2017. Data shows that a total of 226 days reported good air quality in Beijing in 2017, 28 days more than in 2016, while the number of severely polluted days reduced to 23 from 39 days in 2016. (Photo from People’s Daily Online)

China’s realizes greener GDP via its robust pollution control crusade

China’s toughest pollution control campaign has not only helped clean the environment, but also facilitated economic restructuring, a senior environmental official told a press...
climate change

Ghana to transform climate change policy into laws

To ensure unhindered enforcement of its Climate Change policy, government of Ghana seeks to transform these policies into legally Mandatory Instruments (laws), a senior...
Many expect a win for the BJP and allies to help boost infrastructure investment?

S. Africa needs more investment

South Africa's ruling African National Congress (ANC)'s head of policy on Wednesday said more investment was needed to boost the economy. Jeff Radebe, speaking on...
africa tourism

Angola seeks international partnerships to boost tourism

Angola is open to establishing international partnerships to provide competitive and better tourism products to attract more tourists from around the world, a ranking...
agriculture

Namibia’s agriculture to strongly support economic growth in 2018

Namibia's agricultural sector rebounded strongly from a two-year recession, Chief Executive Officer of Agribank Sakaria Nghikembua said Tuesday. Nghikembua said the sector registered growths of...
ANC SA

S. African ruling party to regain lost municipals

South Africa's ruling party, the African National Congress (ANC) is likely to recover all the constituencies it lost in the past elections, a party...
economy

South African official says structural reforms needed to grow economy

The African National Congress (ANC) Treasurer General Zweli Mkhize has called for structural changes to realize the much needed growth for South Africa. He made...

US$269 million private investment from China commissioned in Ethiopia

Private investment from China to Ethiopia worth 269.4 million U.S. dollars from January 2 to December 1 this year has been commissioned, an Ethiopian...
Sexual harassment seems to be on the rise in Kenya's Silicon Savannah. Photo: KenyaForum

Ghana’s chief anti-corruption official urges action against workplace sexual harassment

The chief anti-corruption official of Ghana on Friday called for urgent action against work place sexual harassment in the country. The Director of Anti-Corruption Department...
work permit

Unified visas for foreign visitors to Zambia, Zimbabwe finalized

The Zambian government said on Monday that it has completed the process of printing unified visas for foreign visitors to Zambia and Zimbabwe. The two...

Italian PM to visit Angola on Sunday

Italian Prime Minister Paolo Gentiloni is set to start a two-day working visit to Angola, aiming at strengthening cooperation between the two countries. According to...

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