China's African empire

June 2, 2014

(AP Photo/Thomas Mukoya, Pool)
Chinese Premier Li Keqiang, left, and Kenya's President Uhuru Kenyatta applaud after the signing of the Standard Gauge Railway agreement with China at the State House in Nairobi, Kenya.

There are about one million Chinese citizens living in Africa at the moment. They are a major force of development on the continent. Author Howard French tells us how China is changing Africa.