China-Africa relations: Chinese foreign minister’s New Year trip still on despite coronavirus

//China-Africa relations: Chinese foreign minister’s New Year trip still on despite coronavirus

China-Africa relations: Chinese foreign minister’s New Year trip still on despite coronavirus

When China’s Foreign Minister Wang Yi visited Africa at the start of 2020, there was a lot of optimism. For ever-improving China-Africa relations, for growth and for more Chinese funding for the Belt and Road Initiative, Chinese President Xi Jinping’s pet trade and infrastructure development plan which has funded the construction of highways, hydropower plants and railways across the African continent.This was before coronavirus struck and destroyed economies, sending many African countries…

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