The UK Minister for Business and Trade, Kemi Badenoch, is in Nigeria on a 3-day visit to deepen the UK-Nigeria partnership.
Minister Badenoch’s visit takes forward ongoing efforts by both countries to boost the UK-Nigeria trade relationship and unlock new investment opportunities.
While in Nigeria, Badenoch and the Prime Minister’s Trade Envoy to Nigeria, Helen Grant, will have meetings with the Federal Government of Nigeria, State Governors as well as British and Nigerian business leaders and investors, according to the statement.
According to the British High Commissioner to Nigeria, Richard Montgomery, Nigeria is one of the UK’s most important partners in Africa.
He also says the UK is committed to helping Nigeria unlock new investment opportunities, supporting more UK and international investment through the City of London, and thereby creating jobs in both countries.