Nigeria To Boost Bilateral Ties With Angola, Says Foreign Affairs Minister

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Updated May 9, 2019
The Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama


The Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama, says Nigeria will boost bilateral ties with Angola.

Speaking at a meeting with Manuel Augustus, the Angolan Minister of External Relations, Onyeama explained that other partnerships by both countries will be in the areas of peace and security, especially in the Gulf of Guinea.

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“We share the golf of Guinea and this is again an area we will be looking at. The issue of security at the Gulf of Guinea. We will look at other areas of cooperation.

“We have a joint commission which is the framework for bilateral cooperation between our two countries. We obviously need to look at how we will re-ignite which has not met for a number of years,” he stated.

The minister also thanked the Angolan officials and the delegation for the visit to the country.