Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi was last in Africa in November 2021.  Photo: Xinhua
Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi was last in Africa in November 2021. Photo: Xinhua

Chinese foreign minister set for 3-nation tour of East Africa as Beijing seeks to deepen ties

  • Foreign Minister Wang Yi to visit new belt and road nation Eritrea, as well as Kenya and the Comoros from January 4 to 7
  • Analysts see Beijing focusing on stronger East African links as Wang continues 31-year tradition of opening the diplomatic year with a trip to the continent

Topic |   Belt and Road Initiative
Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi was last in Africa in November 2021.  Photo: Xinhua
Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi was last in Africa in November 2021. Photo: Xinhua
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