Two senior officials of Cameroon on Tuesday made an inspection visit to the site of the country’s new National Assembly building, a China-aided project under construction.
During the visit, Cameroonian National Assembly House Speaker Cavaye Yeguie Djibril and Minister of External Relations Lejeune Mbella Mbella both expressed admiration for the quality and progress of the work and thanked China for contributing to the development of the Central African nation.
For the Chinese Ambassador to Cameroon Wang Yingwu who accompanied the two Cameroonian officials in the visit, the project bears the witness of the friendly long-term relationship between both countries which will celebrate 50 years of the establishment of diplomatic relations on March 26.
“For 50 years, our cooperation has been sincere, fraternal and fruitful. The construction of the new building of the National Assembly is a very significant project,” Wang said.
The project of construction includes a 400-seat hemicycle and a 14-floor building, according to officials.