Tags : China

Twitter Removes 3,500 State-Sponsored Propaganda Accounts

Twitter has reportedly removed 3,465 accounts used for “state-backed information operations” linked to six countries: China, Mexico, Russia, Tanzania, Uganda and Venezuela. 2,048 of the total accounts deleted were linked to a Chinese Communist Party, reporting the treatment of Uighurs in Xinjiang province, according to a statement published on Thursday. Another 112 removed accounts were […]Read More

Aluminium Prices Surges To A 10-Year High As Conflict In

Aluminium prices have climbed to the highest in more than a decade as political unrest in Guinea fuels concerns over the supply of raw material needed to make the metal.  On Monday, prices of aluminium in London notched a fresh 10-year high and futures in China climbed to the highest since 2006 following a coup […]Read More

Nigeria Borrowed $2.02bn Loan From China In 6 Years

Under the Buhari’s administration, Nigeria has secured $2.02bn as loans from China in six years. This is according to data obtained from the Debt Management Office, which showed that Nigeria’s total debt from China as of June 30, 2015 stood at $1.38 billion.  Meanwhile, as of March 31, the country’s debt portfolio from China had […]Read More

The US Records 1.9% Rise In Trade Deficit Despite Trade

The Biden’s administration has recorded a commendable win as new reports details the record-breaking rise in goods importation in January that pushed the trade deficit 1.9 percent higher despite Covid-19. The gap between imported goods and exported goods rose to $68.2bn from $67bn in December, the US Department of Commerce reported Friday. Exports rose 1 […]Read More