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Tweet of the Day: China’s All-Expense Paid Junkets for African Journalists Are Quite Effective at Building Goodwill

Today’s Tweet comes from Ugandan journalist Sarah Kyobe who showcases how effective China’s outreach to African journalists has been quite effective in building goodwill. The Chinese government spends a considerable amount of money every year to pay for hundreds of African journalists and media professionals to visit China. Generally speaking, journalists like Sarah come back from these trips with a very different, often more positive outlook about the Chinese.

Sarah Kyobe has more than 7,300 followers on Twitter and can be followed at @kyobesarah

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