Africa should beware China’s growing role, top US diplomat Antony Blinken warns during ‘trip’ to Nigeria and Kenya

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Africa should beware China’s growing role, top US diplomat Antony Blinken warns during ‘trip’ to Nigeria and Kenya

US Secretary of State Antony Blinken on Tuesday cautioned Africa to beware of China’s growing role as he vowed a greater US commitment in talks with Nigeria and Kenya.In what was billed as a virtual trip due to Covid-19 restrictions, the top US diplomat was holding talks with the two nations’ leaders and “touring” sites including a US-funded mobile hospital and renewable energy project.Responding to questions from young Africans who have studied in the United States, Blinken said he hoped that…

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