17 mai i Lagos – for økonomisk samarbeid. Ved grunnlovsjubileet i 2014 gjenopptok ambassaden tradisjonen (fra før flytting til Abuja) med å holde 17. Mai mottakelse i Lagos. Vi tok tradisjonen videre i år. Det er primært i Lagos-området hvor det økonomiske samarbeidet mellom Norge og Nigeria utfolder seg. Det er der norske bedrifter er etablert og det er her samarbeidspartnerne for norske...
Please note that the Norwegian Embassy in Abuja will be closed on Ascension Day on the 14th of May, With Monday on the 25th of May, as well as 29th of May for Democracy Day.
‘I would like to congratulate the Nigerian people on the election, and Muhammadu Buhari on his victory. This is a historic election for Nigeria. For the first time, an elected president has relinquished power to his successor after losing a free and democratic election,’ said Minister of Foreign Affairs Børge Brende.
Chairperson of the African Union Commission Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma and Minister of Foreign Affairs Børge Brende today signed a strategic partnership agreement. ‘This is a historic step for Norway’s engagement in Africa,’ said Mr Brende.
The Embassy is sometimes asked by Nigerians business companies to verify the existence of a particular Norwegian company. Unfortunately the Embassy has lately received such questions from Nigerians seeking employment in Norway where we have found that the purportedly “Norwegian” company is a front for an internet scam. Nigerian engineers have received an employment letter or contract from an...