China to help Africa with no political strings attached

Chinese Ambassador to Zambia Li Jie has said that China will continue helping Africa with no political strings attached to aid. Li said that no political strings includes non-interference in the internal affairs of those states. He was speaking in Lusaka during the 69th Chinese National Day, reports the Lusaka Times.

The Chinese government has set aside US$60 billion in financial support to Africa in terms of governmental assistance and investments in companies. At the same function, the Zambian Minister of Higher Education Nkandu Luo said his government remains committed to further strengthening the bilateral relations and cooperation that exist between China and Zambia based on mutual respect.

Luo said Zambia values the technical support from the Chinese government in infrastructure, information and communications technology and education, among other sectors.
Full report on the Lusaka Times site