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Xi Jinping

Date of Birth: 1 June 1953
Place of Birth: Beijing


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A fox guarding the hen house

The rescheduling with China follows an earlier such arrangement in 2019 and was discussed directly between Sassou-Nguesso and Chinese President Xi Jinping...


Condé’s iron resolve

Chinese President Xi Jinping sent a congratulatory message to Condé on his re-election with senior Chinese government officials offering support to the 82-year-old leader after reports of alleged election fraud emerged...


Magufuli wants a mega-dam

Rumours and hints have recently been circulating that the President had scrapped the US$10 billion project which officially began in 2013 during a state visit by China's President Xi Jinping...


Pouring cold water on the mega dam

In keeping with President Donald Trump's combative policy towards President Xi Jinping's government the US State and Energy Departments have been tentatively dipping their toes into Inga III seemingly pondering if they can loosen China's grip on the project...

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The China price

It is also fits with a shift in China's strategy in Africa to focus more on private companies' operations rather than state-backed mega projects as set out by Yang Jiechi President Xi Jinping's Africa envoy on recent trips to Kenya and Nigeria...

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Belt, road and pork barrel

Yet Kenyatta and Raila convinced each other they could override China's decision by making a joint direct appeal to President Xi Jinping during the Belt and Road Forum...


Brussels bridles Beijing

EU officials are rattled by the perception of China's dominance in Africa especially after President Xi Jinping offered US$60 billion in additional aid loans and investment at the Forum on China-Africa Co-operation – largesse Brussels can't match...


The house of hunger revisited

At the Forum on China-Africa Cooperation on 3-4 September Mnangagwa had a one-to-one meeting with Xi Jinping which insiders say covered Zimbabwe's need for $2 billion in standby funding not to balance the books but to satisfy requirements from the IMF and other lenders...


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