Speaker of Nigeria’s Parliament visits Ghana over retail trade issues

The Speaker of the Nigerian House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila has led a high-powered Nigerian delegation for a two-day visit to the Parliament of Ghana.

He and his delegation were met at the airport by his Ghanaian counterpart, Prof Aaron Michael Oquaye.

The two are expected to hold talks on matters pertaining to relations between the two countries following the implementation of the Ghana Investment Promotion Centre Act 2013, Act 865.

Setting the tone for the visit when he welcomed the Nigerian delegation, Prof. Oquaye said Ghana and Nigeria are like tongue and teeth, and although they may offend each other, they also derive great pleasure from the benefits of coexistence.

He reiterated how important it was for good relations between the two countries to be maintained at all times.

Prof. Oquaye expressed hope that the next two days will be mutually beneficial to both countries and further strengthen the already strong bond between Ghana and Nigeria.

The Nigerian Speaker, Femi Gbajabiamila agreed with his Ghanaian counterpart on good relations and hoped that at the end of his visit, a good resolution will be found to the issues confronting the two countries, bearing in mind, the national interests of the individual countries.

Source: citifmonline


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