Sekondi stadium during the 2008 Africa Cup of Nations. Flickr/Oluniyi Ajao
China has been building sports stadiums in Africa since the beginning of its diplomatic relations with African countries. Afua Hirsch, West Africa correspondent, published an article in the 29 April 2013 issue of The Guardian on a Chinese sports complex in Ghana titled "Ghana Plays Ball as China Splashes Cash on Gyms and Stadiums". She quotes me in the piece.