Nigeria Signs Agreement On Trade Cooperation With Cameroun

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Updated May 3, 2016

Trade CooperationNigeria and Cameroun have signed agreement on trade cooperation and conservation of the Benue River.

This is the outcome of the bilateral talks between President Muhammadu Buhari and Paul Biya of Cameroun, who is on a state visit to Nigeria.

Other areas covered in the bilateral talks include security, agriculture and immigration issues.

The visiting Camerounian president is in Nigeria at the invitation of President Mohammadu Buhari.

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President Buhari with L-R: Wife of the President Mrs Aisha Buhari, President of Cameroon Paul Biya and his spouse Mrs Chantal Biya

The agreements signed cover trade cooperation, between nigeria and cameroun, conservation of the benue river, security, agriculture, infrastructure and immigration issues among others.

Both countries also have military agreements – the Multi National Joint Task Force (MNJTF) – that is aimed at ending the free movement of Boko Haram terrorists along their borders.