China jails 53 for deadly factory blast
A Chinese court jailed 53 people on Monday after convicting them on charges including bribery and negligence over a massive chemical factory explosion in eastern China last year that killed 78 people.
Eyimofe selected for Hainan International Film Festival in China
After a successful outing at the 35th Belfort Film Festival in France where it won the Distribution Support Award, Nigerian feature film Eyimofe (This Is My Desire) has been selected for this year’s
China accuses India of discrimination over latest app ban
Beijing lashed out at India on Wednesday after it banned another tranche of Chinese apps for national security reasons, the latest sore point between the two nuclear-armed neighbours.
Xi touts China's huge economy as base of free trade in APEC speech
President Xi Jinping hailed China as the pivot point for global free trade Thursday, vowing to keep its "super-sized" economy open for business and warning against protectionism as the world battles the Covid-19 pandemic.
Canada to resume hearings on extradition of Huawei exec
Huawei executive Meng Wanzhou faces a new round of extradition hearings starting Monday in Vancouver, as the two-year anniversary of her arrest by Canadian authorities approaches.
Why Trump lost the election
Clotho made Donald Trump president of the United States but Trump devalued Clotho’s help in elevating him to the presidency and he paid the supreme price. It was Aeschylus the playwright who wrote “When the gods send evil, one cannot escape it.”
How China’s new development plan will benefit Nigeria, other African countries, by Envoy `
There are tremendous opportunities for Nigeria and other African countries in China’s 14th Five-Year Plan for National Economic and Social Development, which would be implemented from 2021 to 2025. China’s Consul General in Lagos, Chu Maoming, who made the submission in an article he wrote, which was made available to The Guardian, explained that the…
China sends 'congratulations' to Joe Biden on US election win
China congratulated US President-elect Joe Biden on Friday nearly a week after he was declared winner of the American election, saying it respects "the choice of the American people".
Trump bans investment in firms that aid China's military
US President Donald Trump has signed an executive order banning Americans from investing in Chinese firms deemed to be supplying or supporting Beijing's military and security apparatus, earning a sharp rebuke from China.