URGENT ¥¥¥ China's new president Xi arrives in Tanzania

China's new President Xi Jinping arrived in Tanzania Sunday at the start of a three-nation Africa tour also taking in South Africa and the Republic of the Congo.

Xi flew into Tanzania's economic capital Dar es Salaam from Moscow. He is due to sign a number of accords and give a keynote speech on relations with Africa, before heading to Durban on Monday to join an emerging economies summit.