On August 1, 2015, China's new ambassador in Côte d’Ivoire Tang Weibin and political counsellor Qian Jin led the officials of the Chinese Embassy and the Economic and Commercial Counselor’s Office to visit the Bonoua water supply project sites, accompanied by the deputy managers of CGC Hou Zhulin and Guo Yijun.
Ambassador Tang Weibin inspected the water source areas, Bonoua water treatment plants and Moossou water pressure booster station, to understand in detail about the water quality and supply situation in water source areas, the treatment process and automatic control system of the waterworks.
Ambassador Tang went to see the employees in the site of Bonoua and heard our reports about the whole running situation of Abidjan water supply project - phase I as well as the preparatory work of Phase II. He recognized the construction quality and performance of the Bonoua water supply project - Phase I, and believed that this project is a high-quality project which is also approved by the Ivorian government. Ambassador Tang emphasized simultaneously the importance of safety responsibility and drinking water safety. He encouraged us to continue to make persistent efforts, complete the water supply project - phase II, and expand our influence in Côte d’Ivoire.