The second batch of new crown vaccine assisted by the Chinese government in Zambia arrived at the Kenneth Kaunda International Airport in Lusaka, the capital of Zambia, on the morning of the 24th. Zambian Minister of Health Ma Sebo and Chinese Ambassador to Zambia Li Jie arrived at the scene to greet him.
At the vaccine handover ceremony held at the airport, Masaibo sincerely thanked the Chinese government for extending a helping hand to Zambia. Said that the batch of new crown vaccines aided by China is like “timely rain”. Helping the country get enough vaccines to speed up the vaccination process. She said that China’s aid reflects the unbreakable and enduring friendship between the two countries. The new government of Zambia will consolidate the friendly relations established by the older generation of leaders of the two countries as an important mission. We will unswervingly promote the friendly cooperation between Zambia and China.
Li Jie said in his speech that China and Zambia have been friendly for generations. Since the outbreak of the new crown epidemic in Zambia, the two countries have joined hands to fight the epidemic. Extensive cooperation has been carried out and good results have been achieved. The Chinese government will provide more assistance to Zambia’s ability to fight the epidemic in the future. Strengthen the cooperation between the two countries in the fields of medicine and health.