US vs. China: The battle for supremacy over the world’s economy is on

U.S Vice President Joe Biden strikes a pose. —Photo by Joseph Earnest

Newscast Media BEIJING—China has spread its tentacles into Africa. The U.S. is
extremely nervous…and rightfully so. U.S. Vice President Joe Biden is currently in
China trying to slow the Chinese down. Yet Africans have openly embraced the
Chinese due to their “hands off” approach on Africa’s domestic affairs.

The no-strings-attached loans being extended to the Continent by their newly-found
Asian friends are a lot more appealing than the U.S. dollars that the West dangles like
a carrot in the faces of Africans, with pre-conditions attached.

Africa is rising. The economies are booming. Even the native African doomsday sayers
who are paid to paint a negative picture about the Motherland have run out of dismal
articles to write about the Continent, because the transformation is self-evident.