The Chancellor of the Federal Republic of Germany, Olaf Scholz is set to visit Nigeria on October 29 and 30, 2023.
The German Embassy in Nigeria on Friday in a statement posted on the website of said the visit aims to strengthen bilateral relations between Germany and the Federal Republic of Nigeria.
The German Embassy in Nigeria also said it is honored to welcome Chancellor Scholz and looks forward to continuing to work on strengthening our important and warm bilateral relations.
The statement reads, “It is the first visit of a Head of Government to Nigeria since the inauguration of the new government. With diplomatic relations spanning over 60 years, Germany and Nigeria have a warm and longstanding relationship. They are natural partners as both are the strongest economy and the most populous country on their respective continents. This visit intends to accentuate Germany’s appreciation for the strong partnership over the years and underlines the importance the German government places in Nigeria’s role in the region and globally.”