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Germany’s Finance Minister Singles Out China in Debt Relief Appeal for Ghana

German Finance Minister Christian Lindner met with Ghanaian President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo on Friday in Accra. Image via @GhanaPresidency.

German Finance Minister Christian Lindner is the latest high-ranking Western official to pressure China to do more to help relieve the burgeoning debt crisis in a growing number of African countries.

“I remind China of its responsibilities as a very important bilateral creditor of Ghana,” Lindner said on Friday during a visit to Ghana, where he met with President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo and Finance Minister Ken Ofori-Atta.

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