sought the support of the Asian government in combating piracy in the Gulf of
Guinea as well as illegal fishing in that region.
meeting between the Nigerian delegation and Japanese officials led by Prime
Minister Shinzo Abe, on the margins of the Tokyo International Conference on
African Development (TICAD7).
invitation extended to him to attend the triennial Forum, also thanked the
Japanese government for attending the pioneer celebration of June 12 as
Democracy Day in Nigeria.
at TICAD7 and the country’s signing of the African Continental Free Trade
to the Next Level, Mr Abe pledged a $300,000 support for Nigeria’s Defence
College as well as 12 million Yen for the country’s public health sector.