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April 10, 2018 12:53 PM China to help build Africa's 'Great Green Wall'The Sun News

China has approved a project to offer technological support for the construction of Africa’s Great Green Wall, the Xinjiang Institute of Ecology and Geography (XIEG) under the Chinese Academy of Sciences said on Tuesday. Proposed by the AU in 2007, Africa’s Great Green Wall initiative aims to reverse desertification spreading drought, famine and poverty 21

April 7, 2018 2:55 AM NNPC signs contract agreements for 614km AKK projectThe Sun News

Hope of timely execution of the Ajaokuta-Kaduna-Kano gas pipeline projects brightened on Friday as the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) announced the execution of contracts for the engineering, procurement, construction, commissioning and financing deals with a consortium of indigenous and Chinese companies under a 100 per cent contractor 22

April 6, 2018 8:51 AM Gold rises after Trump proposes more tariffs on ChinaThe Sun News

Gold prices rose on Friday as investors sought safer assets after U.S. President Donald Trump proposed 100 billion dollars in new tariffs on China, raising concerns about an escalating trade spat between the United States and China. Spot gold was 0.4 per cent higher at 1,330.78 dollars per ounce as of 0032 GMT, and the U.S. gold futures rose 0.4 per cent to 1,334.10 dollars 20

April 5, 2018 11:05 AM 361 Chinese Security Officers Died In 2017

About 361 Chinese public security officers died in public service due to overwork in 2017 the Chinese Ministry of Public Security said on Thursday. It said that research showed that the front-line policemen work 13 to 15 hours a day, which made overwork a major concern in China. The ministry also said that the average age of the deceased officers was 43.5, half of the average 18

April 2, 2018 5:26 PM APC, PDP lack capacity to rescue Nigeria, Obasanjo insistsThe Sun News

competent, effective and performing”, but that there are good people in both major political parties in spite of the failures he pointed out. The former President spoke at the Olusegun Obasanjo Presidential Library (OOPL), Abeokuta, while receiving a joint delegation from Nigeria Young Professionals Forum (NYPF) and New Nigeria 2019. The two groups 24

March 30, 2018 2:40 AM With Ogun-Guangdong Free Zone, hope rises for made-in-Nigeria goods

quest to transform the Nigerian economy into a manufacturing hub and an exporting economy is yielding results. The Ogun-Guangdong Free Trade Zone (FTZ) located in Igbesa, Ogun State, is the platform driving foreign investment into the Nigerian economy. The project was born under a partnership with China under the Olusegun Obasanjo administration in 2006. officials 22

March 28, 2018 1:33 PM Mikel: Super Eagles Will Get Back From Defeat

Super Eagles Captain John Mikel Obi has stated that the team will bounce back and be better from Tuesday’s 2-0 defeat against Serbia and hopes to take part in the side’s remaining tune-up games ahead of the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia. The three-time African champions had a terrible display in the encounter played at the Hive Stadium, London with Fulham 24

March 28, 2018 8:56 AM N' Korea succumbs to US denuclearisation demand

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has pledged to denuclearise and meet US officials, China said, on Wednesday, after an historic meeting with President Xi Jinping, who promised China would uphold its friendship with its isolated neighbour. After two days of speculation, China and North Korea both confirmed that Kim had visited Beijing and met Xi during 29 1

March 26, 2018 5:59 PM Nigeria vs Serbia: Mikel Obi “frustrated” to miss Tuesday’s game

Captain of the Super Eagles, John Obi Mikel, has expressed his frustration at missing out of Tuesday’s friendly match against Serbia. Mikel Obi could not link up with his team-mates in Wroclaw for last Friday’s friendly game against Poland which they won 1-0 as he was sorting out his work permit in China. The Tianjin TEDA midfielder will also miss the game against 29

March 26, 2018 7:44 AM Gareth Bale admits he could dump Real Madrid for China move

Gareth Bale has admitted he could leave Real Madrid to join the Chinese football revolution. Bale’s future is increasingly in doubt at the Santiago Bernabeu, where he is no longer guaranteed a start under Zinedine Zidane. Manchester United and Tottenham Hotspur are believed to be keen on the Welsh winger, but the player has said he could move to the Far East. “In terms 21