Tag: China

As Nigeria-China Relations Clocks 50

AMT Tanimu- February 9, 2021

President Muhammadu Buhari has written to his Chinese counterpart, President Xi Jinping to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the establishment of bilateral ties between Nigeria ... Read More

Netflix Says it Does Not Agree with Chinese Author’s Views on Uighur Muslims

Henry Solomon- September 26, 2020

Netflix Inc, in a response to U.S. senators’ concerns over the company’s plans to adapt a Chinese science-fiction book trilogy, said on Saturday it did not ... Read More

Russia Plans to Set Up Base on Moon With China

Henry Solomon- July 24, 2020

Russia is planning to set up a research base on the moon, most likely in collaboration with China, the head of the Russian space agency ... Read More

Speaker Femi Gbajabiamila Reacts to Viral Video of Inhuman Treatment to Nigerians in China

AMT Tanimu- April 10, 2020

The leadership of the House of Representatives has expressed displeasure over the inhuman treatment meted out on some Nigerians by the Chinese authorities in Beijing. ... Read More

Panama, Mongolia Each Confirm First COVID-19 Case

Henry Solomon- March 10, 2020

Panama and Mongolia have each confirmed their first case of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19). President Laurentino Cortizo of Panama said on Twitter on Tuesday that ... Read More

Asia Returns to Traditional Greetings to Curb Corona Spread

Henry Solomon- March 4, 2020

Traditional greetings involving bows and nods are being encouraged across Asia as the coronavirus continues its energetic spread throughout the region. Asian non-contact greetings are ... Read More

Coronavirus Deaths Reach 910 in China, Spreads Across 28 Countries

Henry Solomon- February 10, 2020

The China National Health Commission says the number of deaths from the new coronavirus (2019-nCoV) has risen to 910 in mainland China. The commission disclosed ... Read More

Vatican Sends Hundreds of Thousands of Masks to China

Henry Solomon- February 3, 2020

(Photo: Vincenzo Han Duo, New York Post) The Vatican has shipped hundreds of thousands of face masks to the Chinese provinces of Hubei, Zhejiang and ... Read More

Police detain 98 persons for running an online gambling

Abdul Jimoh- November 14, 2019

Police in east China’s Zhejiang Province has apprehended 98 suspects for running online gambling involving a total of 290 million yuan (41.3 million U.S. dollars). ... Read More

Flights Resume at Hong Kong Airport After Protest Chaos

Henry Solomon- August 14, 2019

Flights resumed at Hong Kong’s airport today after two days of disruptions marked by outbursts of violence highlighting the hardening positions of pro-democracy protestors and ... Read More

China opens door to more Nigerians

admin- June 17, 2019

The government of the People’s Republic of China (PRC) on Monday said that it would create more opportunities for more Nigerians to visit China in ... Read More

U.S., China congratulate Buhari on re-election

Arowobusoye Samuel- March 1, 2019

The United States Secretary of State Michael Pompeo has congratulated the people of Nigeria on a successful presidential election and President Muhammadu Buhari on his ... Read More

Woman kills herself, 2 kids after husband fakes his death

admin- October 18, 2018

A woman has killed herself and her two children in China after hearing about her husband’s death which eventually turned out to have been faked ... Read More

President Muhammadu Buhari’s Remarks at #FOCAC2918

AMT Tanimu- September 3, 2018

On behalf of the Government and people of the Federal Republic of Nigeria and the Authority of Heads of State and Government of the Economic ... Read More

China mulls scrapping child-birth limits

Abdul Jimoh- August 28, 2018

China is considering lifting child-birth limits, which have been in place in one form or another for four decades, state media reported Tuesday. A draft ... Read More

2018 FIFA U-20 Women World Cup: Nigeria hang on to beat unrelenting Haiti

inno.korie- August 9, 2018

Team captain Rasheedat Ajibade’s first half penalty kick helped Nigeria to beat Haiti 1-0 on Thursday at Stade de Marville in the French city of ... Read More

MH370 Controls Were Likely Deliberately Manipulated – Investigators

Henry Solomon- July 30, 2018

Investigators released a report on missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 on Monday, saying the Boeing 777’s controls were likely deliberately manipulated to take it off ... Read More


AMT Tanimu- June 2, 2018

On Wednesday, May 30, 2018, I slipped out of Nigeria. Where to? Beijing, in China, to attend an international seminar on National Governance for Presidential ... Read More

North Korea blows up nuclear bomb test sites

admin- May 24, 2018

North Korea on Thursday followed through on a pledge to blow up tunnels at its nuclear test site at Punggye-ri, in the full glare of ... Read More

China, Netherlands launch lunar satellite to listen to universe’s origins

admin- May 21, 2018

China and the Netherlands early Monday successfully launched a lunar satellite which will listen for evidence of the Big Bang, the chain event that triggered ... Read More