China's R&D spending reaches 2.1% of GDP in 2016 AU unites to counter extremism Humanoid Sophia makes real impact on young Ethiopian AI enthusiasts Land compensation to facilitate smooth construction of SGR phase 2A South Sudan conflicting parties sign Khartoum peace agreement South Sudanese president declares permanent ceasefire Death toll from Kenya's market inferno rises to 15 S. African ruling party warns US of unintended consequences from trade wars Stay ring for world's first 1 million kilowatt hydropower turbine unit passes acceptance check AU unites to counter extremism China-Africa infrastructure cooperation seminar held in Kenya amid growing ties Breakthroughs confirm China's rise as a global high-tech player 49 injured in Zimbabwe rally blast: police 2.2 million children out of school in South Sudan: UN China Medical University doctor completes landmark treatment Huaqiao University signs an MoU with University of Nairobi AU members have signed free trade pact: AU chairperson Traffic accident in southern Ethiopia leaves 4 dead South Sudan's army confirms 16 civilians killed in latest truce deal violation South Sudan opposition leader arrives in Khartoum for peace talks