Congo-Brazzaville: Sassou-Nguesso Gets Close to China

[Af-Asia Conf]

The Chinese-led construction boom in Congo-Brazzaville has been assuming mythical proportions. In May, rumours - boosted by a mobile phone video - swept through Brazzaville and Kinshasa that a Chinese exorcist had captured a river demon that had been destroying the pillars of a Chinese-built bridge.