Chinese President Xi seeks improved relations with Nigeria
Chinese President Xi Jinping has said that his country will use the occasion of the 50th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations with Nigeria to promote strategic partnership to new heights.
In a letter he wrote to President Muhammadu Buhari, appreciating his congratulatory letter on the 72nd anniversary of the founding of the People’s Republic of China, which came up October 1, he stated: ‘‘Nigeria is an important strategic partner of China in Africa. China-Nigeria cooperation has been the pacesetter of China-Africa cooperation.’’
The Chinese leader said he attached great importance to the development of China-Nigeria relations, and assured President Buhari that his country would spare no effort in strengthening existing relations.
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