China's top diplomat, Yang Jiechi, meets President Uhuru Kenyatta in Nairobi, the Kenyan capital, on Wednesday. Photo: Handout China's top diplomat, Yang Jiechi, meets President Uhuru Kenyatta in Nairobi, the Kenyan capital, on Wednesday. Photo: Handout
China's top diplomat, Yang Jiechi, meets President Uhuru Kenyatta in Nairobi, the Kenyan capital, on Wednesday. Photo: Handout

China vows to keep funding African infrastructure projects despite debt-trap claims

  • China’s top diplomat, Yang Jiechi, tells Kenya’s president that Beijing is committed to partnering with African nations via the Belt and Road Initiative
  • Projects aim to foster intra-Africa commerce and inter-regional trade between Africa and Asia, Yang says

Topic |   Belt and Road Initiative
China's top diplomat, Yang Jiechi, meets President Uhuru Kenyatta in Nairobi, the Kenyan capital, on Wednesday. Photo: Handout China's top diplomat, Yang Jiechi, meets President Uhuru Kenyatta in Nairobi, the Kenyan capital, on Wednesday. Photo: Handout
China's top diplomat, Yang Jiechi, meets President Uhuru Kenyatta in Nairobi, the Kenyan capital, on Wednesday. Photo: Handout
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