Tag: China

By Ismail Auwal The Northern Elders Forum ( NEF) has said that it would not reply Governor Nasir el-Rufai’s vituperation against the elders of the region. The spokesman of the group, Dr. Hakeem Baba Ahmed, who ruled out...
By Ismail Auwal Barely few weeks to 2023 general elections, the ancient city of Kano is experiencing rising incidents of phone-snatching by gangs who attack unsuspecting people with knives and other local weapons. An investigation by Sahelian Times...

Yuan jumps as Saudi Arabia considers ditching dollars for Chinese oil sales

By News Desk The Chinese yuan reversed earlier declines and jumped toward its highs of the day following a report by Dow Jones that Saudi Arabia is...

Ex-Syria intelligence official jailed for life in Germany for crimes against humanity

A German court on Thursday sentenced a former intelligence officer in Syrian President Bashar al-Assad's security services to life in prison after convicting him...

China accuses USA of weaponising democracy to create division in other countries

By Salim Yunusa China branded US democracy a “weapon of mass destruction” on Saturday, following the US-organised Summit for Democracy which aimed to shore up...

Apple takes down Qur’an App in China

By Salim Yunusa   Apple has taken down one of the world's most popular Quran apps in China, following a request from officials.   Quran Majeed is available...

Muslim Uyghur businessman, philanthropist confirmed dead in Xinjiang’s prison

By Salim Yunusa     A prominent Uyghur businessman and philanthropist was tortured and died in a prison in northwestern China’s Xinjiang region, local officials in the...

Bitcoin, other coins crash as China bans cryptocurrencies

By Salim Yunusa   China's most powerful regulators on Friday intensified a crackdown on cryptocurrencies with a blanket ban on all crypto transactions and mining, hitting...

German Ambassador to China dies few days after resuming post

By Salim Yunusa Hecker had only been in the ambassadorial role for a few days. The 54-year-old previously worked as a foreign policy adviser to...

FG to partner with China in mineral exploration

By Salim Yunusa The Federal Government says it will collaborate with China Railway Investment Group Limited (CRIG) to harness the versed mineral deposits across the...

China seals city as its worst virus outbreak in a year grows

China’s worst coronavirus outbreak since the start of the pandemic a year and a half ago escalated Wednesday with dozens more cases around the...

China unveils world’s fastest train, able to travel from Lagos-Kano under 90 minutes

By Salim Yunusa A Chinese state-run company on Tuesday unveiled what it described as the world's "fastest ground vehicle available" on July 20, 2021. A Chinese...

W. H. O officially certifies China as Malaria-free

  The World Health Organization (WHO) today is certifying China as free of malaria, after a decadeslong effort drove an estimated annual toll of 30...

China reports first human case of H10N3 bird flu 

  By Salim Yunusa A man in eastern China has contracted what might be the world’s first human case of the H10N3 strain of bird flu,...

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