Xinhua Headlines: African youths hold high expectations for China’s initiatives on Africa – Xinhua

Sadat Magezi, a 26-year-old businessman, receives an interview with Xinhua News Agency in Kampala, Uganda, Sept. 11, 2018. (Xinhua/Zhang Gaiping)

by Xinhua writer Guo Jun

ABUJA/ADDIS ABABA, Sept. 14 (Xinhua) — Khalid Bahiru, a 25-year-old Ethiopian, is working at a local bank in Addis Ababa, where he enjoys working with his Chinese colleagues.

“They always come up with solutions for almost all challenges we face, and they also understand the rules easily,” Bahiru said.

In Africa, there are many young people like Bahiru that can have close contact with China or can feel the changes brought by China to the continent. And they are especially excited about eight major initiatives outlined at the just-concluded 2018 Beijing Summit of the Forum on China-Africa Cooperation.

The eight initiatives,…

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