President Buhari and Xi Jinping, right, in a file photo
By Samuel Torlumun
President Muhammadu Buhari has written to his Chinese counterpart, President Xi Jinping to commemorate the 50thanniversary of the establishment of bilateral ties between Nigeria and the People’s Republic of China.
In the letter, the President expressed satisfaction with the progress made so far and thanked China for its support in defence matters and infrastructural development of Nigeria among others.
In a statement by Femi Adesina, Special Adviser to the President on media and publicity to Apex News Exclusive, President Buhari also rejoiced with Chinese people across the world as they commence celebrations marking the new Chinese Year of the Ox on February 12 this year.