Zhang Zizhu

Zhang Zizhu is a Nairobi-based special correspondent for the Hong Kong-based international television network Phoenix InfoNews Channel. She is the channel’s only on-camera correspondent in the region to cover major political and social news occuring in Kenya as well as other countries in Africa. Her Mandarin-language reports are seen by a global audience across 150 countries and regions around the world. Zhang is a graduate of the London School of Economics and the University of St. Andrews in Scotland.

Last Updated: April 7, 2016

A Chinese Journalist Reflects on Reporting the China-Africa Story

Eric Olander, Cobus van Staden & more
How foreign journalists report on the China-Africa story is often determined by the national origin of their news organization. While there are no doubt exceptions, the U.S. news media frequently frame China as the neo-colonial aggressor and Africa...