BEIJING, Jan. 17 (Xinhua) -- Chinese President Xi Jinping's special envoy He Wei will attend the inauguration of Madagascan President-elect Andry Rajoelina in Tananarive, the capital of Madagascar, on Jan. 19, Foreign Ministry spokesperson Hua Chunying announced Thursday.
Supporters of Madagascar's newly elected president Andry Rajoelina cheer, in the streets of Analakely, on January 8, 2019. (Photo: VCG)
He Wei is vice chairman of the National Committee of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference. The attendance comes at the invitation of Rajoelina.