African countries battling influx of Chinese prostitutes
London, September 22, 2018 (AltAfrica)-China-Africa bilateral trade has been steadily increasing for the past 16 years, A recent China-Africa summit in Beijing is yet another sign of China’s growing engagement with the continent and reinforced its role as one of Africa’s closest economic and diplomatic allies
But beyond the bilateral trade agreement, Chinese nationals have also flooded the continent for different reasons. Notably for mining, rail construction and other trades
Unfortunately, one of such other trades is prostitution. In Kenya, Ghana, Rwanda, Lagos, Abuja -Nigeria, South Africa, the story is the same-a group of Chinese young and very attractive girls have joined the business of pleasure-oldest profession in the world, prostitution
A few days ago Kenyan government launched a war against Chinese nationals engaging in businesses reserved for locals. The recent crackdown was at a brothel in the capital Nairobi where 15 Chinese nationals were arrested.
The arrest was made by immigration officials at the popular South C estate neighbourhood and the Chinese suspects were transported to the Jomo Kenyatta Airport for processing and subsequent deportation, reports Daily Nation.