The President of France, Emmanuel Macron has felicitated with Nigerians on the 61st Independence Anniversary of their country.
Macron, in a letter to President Buhari said: “On the occasion of the National Day of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, he extend his warmest congratulations to him and Nigerians”
Macron said that the relationship between France and Nigeria, the continent’s leading economic and demographic power is believe that is in the mutual interest of two countries to strengthen the relationship on all fronts.
Adding that the two countries have continued to strengthen, especially in the economic field.
He added that the creation of the Franco-Nigerian Business Council, which met last June at the Palace of Versailles, will also hope to allow the birth of many structuring projects between French and Nigerian companies.
He also added the participation in a few days of young Nigerian artists, entrepreneurs and creators in the New Africa-France Summit in Montpellier will make it possible to intensify the exchanges between French and Nigerian civil society.