June 12, the Russian Embassy in Abuja hosted a solemn reception on the occasion of Russia Day, in which high representatives of Presidency, Government, business circles, diplomatic corps, alumni of Russian universities and Russian compatriots took part.
Due to the Russian national holiday, the Consular Division will be closed on Monday, June 12, 2017.
Dmitry Medvedev: Coordinated policy in the oil market affects the conditions taking shape for OPEC, other states and even the world economy in general.
We support the interest in expanding Russian business activity in Africa and the implementation of regional projects on mineral resources, energy infrastructure and agriculture.
We noted the strong potential for cooperation in areas such as hydrocarbon production and processing, nuclear power industry and agriculture. We expressed our mutual interest in continued military-technical and military cooperation and training civilian specialists and law enforcement officers for Nigeria at Russian universities.
Foreign Minister of the Federal Republic of Nigeria Geoffrey Onyeama will pay a working visit to Moscow on May 29-31.