Chinese President Xi Jinping’s special envoy, Miao Wei, will attend the inaugural ceremony of Equatorial Guinea’s president-elect Teodoro Obiang Nguema on Friday, Foreign Ministry spokesperson Hong Lei announced on Tuesday.
Miao is China’s minister of industry and information technology.
Xi congratulated Obiang on his re-election on April 29. “I attach great importance to the development of the China-Equatorial Guinea relationship,” Xi said in a congratulatory message.
Source: Forum on China-Africa Cooperation