Today we paid a courtesy call on the Nigerian High Commission as part of our preparations towards the National Economic Summit to be held in Livingstone in 25-26 2019 at Avani Hotel.
We were hosted by His Excellency the High Commissioner of Nigeria to Zambia Amb. Muhammad Kabir Umar.
Nigeria remains the second largest economy in Africa, and its voice is significant when it comes to African Economic Integration.
We expect Nigerian investors, policymakers and academicians to attend this event.
The event will be graced by His Excellency the President of the Republic of Zambia Mr Edgar Chagwa Lungu.
Among notable dignitaries expected is the President of the Republic of Kenya HE Mr Uhuru Kenyatta.
The Summit will also be graced by former Presidents Mr Tabo Mbeki and Mr Jakaya Kikwete.
This event promises to bring many benefits to not only Zambia but the continent as a whole as we push to shape the Africa we want.
Among notable Summit sponsors include: Zanaco - Platinum Sponsor, Zesco, Stanbic, ZRA, Natsave, Indo Zambia Bank, Neria Investments.
Summit partners include: DII conference on infrastructure and Institute of Scientific communications from Russia.
Springer academic book to be published for the academic part of the Summit.
CAPTION: His Excellency the High Commissioner of Nigeria to Zambia Amb. Muhammad Kabir Umar Pictured with his members of staff and EAZ President Dr Lubinda Haabazoka together with his team
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