Chinese ambassador to Zambia Li Jie has said that China will continue helping Africa with no political strings attached to aid. Mr. Li said that no political strings includes non-interference in the internal affairs of those states.
He was speaking during the sixty-ninth Chinese National Day in Lusaka last night.
The Chinese government has set aside 60 billion United States Dollars of financial support to Africa in terms of governmental assistance and investments in companies.
At the same function, minister of Higher Education Nkandu Luo said Government remains committed to further strengthen the bilateral relations and cooperation that exist between China and Zambia based on mutual respect.
Professor Luo said Zambia values the technical support from the Chinese government in infrastructure, Information and Communications Technology and Education among other sectors.
In attendance at the celebrations were First Republican President Kenneth Kaunda, Justice Minister Given Lubinda and his Energy Minister Mathew Nkhuwa among other Government officials.