Minister of Tourism, Culture and National Orientation, Alhaji Abubakar Mohammed, has assured the Ethiopian government that the cultural relations between the two countries will continue to be strengthened.
Alhaji Mohammed disclosed this when a 25-member Ethiopian cultural troupe paid him a courtesy visit at his office in Abuja. He expressed his delight in the participation of Ethiopia in the just concluded Nigeria Independence anniversary celebrations.
e said this gesture definitely would cement the bilateral bond between the two countries.
Alhaji Mohammed assured that Nigeria would continue to partner with Ethiopia in maintaining the cultural ties between the two countries. The leader of the Ethiopian cultural troupe, Mr. Saint Amayo, said the cultural troupe, after participating in the Nigeria at 50 celebration, decided to interact with the minister.
He said the troupe had performed in Nasarawa State and would continue on its visit to other states in Nigeria as part of its tour to other major African countries