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Nigeria’s Jonathan Goodluck Signs Pact with Kenya

Accord between Kenya & Nigeria will boost areas of mutual interest including trade, tourism & education.

Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan signed a deal with Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta on the 16th June 2013, to strengthen ties between the two countries. Capital Business has this to say on the meeting between the presidents…

They agreed on implementation of strategies directed at promoting intra-Africa trade and investment in their respective countries including in the areas of agriculture, tourism, minerals exploitation, financial services, education and energy.

The leaders noted that harnessing the enormous potential existing in these sectors will facilitate creation of employment and sustainable business opportunities.

President Kenyatta and his host further agreed to establish structures to manage information and encourage more direct contact between competent authorities in the two countries with a view to combating international terrorism and other international crime such as drug trafficking and money laundering.

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