President Buhari Promises to Deepen Economic Cooperation with Algeria
President Muhammadu Buhari says Nigeria will encourage and support every move that will enhance economic cooperation between her and the Republic of Algeria.
Receiving a special envoy of the Algerian President, who is also the country’s Foreign Minister, Mr Sabri Boukadoum, at State House, Abuja, on Thursday, the President said projects like the Trans-Sahara road, international gas pipelines, and other areas of economic cooperation would be given adequate attention for the good of the people of the two countries.
President Buhari stressed the need for peace, tranquillity and security in African countries, saying; “unless you secure your environment, you can’t manage it well.
He said Africans should all secure their countries, because if they don’t, they may not have enough to bequeath to the next generation.
He advocated adequate security within Africa as the continent he said can’t grow or develop in an insecure environment.
The Special Envoy said Nigeria was the pillar of Africa, and he had brought messages from his President, “so that they can consult, and see what they can do together.END