President Muhammadu Buhari has assured that Nigeria will continue to support all efforts aimed at the peaceful resolution of the Middle East conflict even as. Said that Nigeria had recognized the State of Palestine 31 years ago
Speaking at an audience with the outgoing Palestinian Ambassador to Nigeria, Dr. Montaser Abuzaid, President Buhari reaffirmed Nigeria’s support for the Palestinian cause, saying that his administration will maintain and strengthen bilateral ties with Palestine.
The President wished the outgoing ambassador well in his future assignments.
Abuzaid extended the goodwill of Palestinian President, Mahmud Abbas to Nigeria and congratulated President Buhari on his assumption of office after a peaceful transition.
He appealed for more support from the Nigerian government for Palestinian companies interested in doing business in Nigeria, particularly in the areas of construction and provision of critical infrastructure. [myad]