China: an emerging destination for Liberian students

By Fredrick P. W. Gaye (People’s Daily Online)

The students’ arrival at the airport on Sunday, Aug. 28 (photo/LSUIC)
The students’ arrival at the airport on Sunday, Aug. 28 (photo/LSUIC)

China is becoming a flavored-destination for Liberia’s human resource development in recent years as compared to other countries. As Chinese government increases its scholarships, Liberians now see the country as “door-open” to further studies in various fields including technical learning.

The quest for further studies in China has grown among young Liberians who are keen to know how the processes associated with the scholarship program. They are hoping for the Liberian government to mobilize resources to enable them study in China. Others are appealing to China to further increase its scholarships to their country. READ MORE OF THIS REPORT

SOURCES: NewsNow/The People’s Daily (China)

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Joel Cholo Brooks is a Liberian journalist who previously worked for several international news outlets including the BBC African Service. He is the CEO of the Global News Network which publishes two local weeklies, The Star and The GNN-Liberia Newspapers. He is a member of the Press Union Of Liberia (PUL) since 1986, and several other international organizations of journalists, and is currently contributing to the South Africa Broadcasting Corporation as Liberia Correspondent.