Nigeria, Zambia Seek Deeper Collaboration

Written by Godwin Duru

News by Bello Wakili

Nigeria has pledged deeper collaboration with Zambia in all facets of human and economic developments.

President Muhammadu Buhari made the pledge in Abuja, while receiving a Special Envoy of President Edgar Chagwa Lungu.

The President said the two countries would explore further areas of collaboration for the good of their people and benefit of the African continent.

The Special Envoy, Mr. Joseph Malanji, who is Zambia’s Minister of Foreign Affairs, thanked Nigeria for her big brother role in ECOWAS and the African continent, stressing that equity is when stronger ones strengthen the weaker ones.

The Zambian President called for stronger bilateral relations and greater impetus for the Joint Commission of Co-operation between the two countries.