Nigeria’s Lagos-Ibadan railway started operating earlier this month. Photo: Xinhua Nigeria’s Lagos-Ibadan railway started operating earlier this month. Photo: Xinhua
Nigeria’s Lagos-Ibadan railway started operating earlier this month. Photo: Xinhua

China’s rail spending spree in Africa is over but it’s still laying down the tracks

  • Chinese contractors have started work on a mega rail project in Tanzania, days after completing another in Nigeria
  • Loan restructurings and poor returns have made lenders more cautious, putting other projects on hold

Topic |   China-Africa relations
Nigeria’s Lagos-Ibadan railway started operating earlier this month. Photo: Xinhua Nigeria’s Lagos-Ibadan railway started operating earlier this month. Photo: Xinhua
Nigeria’s Lagos-Ibadan railway started operating earlier this month. Photo: Xinhua
READ FULL ARTICLE