|A banner demonstrating against China and Sudan partnership|
The Darfur crisis is threatening the region with over 300,000 people dead and 2.7 million others displaced. The effect has been felt in neighboring countries like Chad, Uganda DRC and Central Africa Republic.
Even though Russia and Belarus have also been named in the report, china stands out like a sore thumb leaving a poor taste in the mouth.
When the West deserted the Khartoum government, china started exploration of petroleum in Sudan for the much needed foreign exchange. This has been Beijing business token without strings attached which is applied in Zimbabwe.
Although China claims to aid Africa without strings attached on conditionality, their presence in the continent is proving exploitative as the western aids which only cripple Africa further with debts.
The contracts from Beijing always insist on bringing labor from China which doesn’t only increase employment, but also a direct profit repatriation from the Africa.
|The UN peace keeping force in Sudan which has been|
attacked by Chinese made arms