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600 Nigerians in Chinese prisons, says Envoy

600 Nigerians in Chinese prisons, says Envoy

The Consul-General of the Federal Republic of Nigeria in Guangzhou, China, Wale Oloko, on Monday said, there are currently about 600 Nigerians in various Prisons in...

Customs arrests Chinese with sacks of tusks worth N493.5m

Customs arrests Chinese with sacks of tusks worth N493.5m 

The Federal Operations Unit (FOU) Zone ‘A’ of the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) has intercepted sacks of elephant tusk and pangolin shell worth N493.5...

Investors to infuse $3.23bn into mining sector

Illegal mining: Four Chinese, 16 others arrested in Ebonyi

Security agencies in Ebonyi State on Wednesday arrested four Chinese nationals and 16 other suspects for illegal mining. The suspects were arrested at the Emzoky...

Chinese investors dump Sweden container port plan

Chinese investors dump Sweden container port plan

Following negative attention in the media and from local communities, Chinese investors decided to cancel their plans for a development of a deep-water container port in...

China Harbour Engineering Company (Nig.)

Chinese company to develop Edo ICD

China Harbour Engineering Company (Nig.) Ltd has expressed its readiness to partner with Atlantique Marine Engineering Services, Edo Inland Container Depot, known as...

Navy rescues 4 Chinese kidnapped from fishing trawler  

Navy rescues 4 Chinese kidnapped from fishing trawler  

The Nigerian Navy in Lagos has said it rescued four Chinese men from kidnappers around Igbokoda area of Ondo State. The Flag Officer Commanding, Western Naval Command,...

Chinese electric carmaker to open Morocco plant

Chinese electric carmaker to open Morocco plant

Chinese electric car manufacturer BYD on Saturday signed an agreement to open a factory near the Moroccan city of Tangiers to build battery-powered vehicles, officials...

Two die in Chinese port city explosion

Two die in Chinese port city explosion

By Jite Eriabie  A major explosion hit China’s megaport city of Ningbo on Sunday, killing at least two people, injuring dozens and destroying buildings and cars,...

Patrick Chi Ping Ho

US arrests two Chinese oil executives in Africa bribery scandal 

By Jite Eriabie   US authorities have arrested Hong Kong’s former home affairs secretary and the ex-foreign minister of Senegal for leading a multimillion dollar...

Chinese navy dispersed suspected pirate vessels in Gulf of Aden

Chinese navy disperses unsuspected pirate vessels in Gulf of Aden 

By Jite Eriabie A destroyer from the 27th Chinese naval escort taskforce successfully dispersed a number of suspected pirate vessels aiming for two container ships on...

Firm accused of illegal mining blames govt

Court adjourns suit on detention of 16 Chinese arrested for illegal mining 

The Plateau High Court IV on Thursday adjourned to September 14 the hearing of a case challenging the arrest and detention of 16 Chinese nationals and 12 others. A...

Firm accused of illegal mining blames govt

FG releases eight Chinese citizens held for illegal mining

Eight Chinese nationals arrested in Plateau State for alleged illegal mining activities, have been released, their Nigerian associates have disclosed. The Chinese...