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“Golden Autumn Festival” 2018 and Ministerial Visit to Russia
The Russian Agro Industrial Festival/ Exhibition “Golden Autumn” took place from the 10th to 13th of October 2018.
One of the key High profile visitors was the Nigerian Minister of
Agriculture Rt. Hon. Audu Innocent Ogbeh, who came in with the invitation
of his Russian counterpart, to participate in marking the 20th anniversary
of the Russia Agro Industrial Festival "Golden Autumn 2018"
Following the visit of Rt. Hon Ogbeh, Ambassador Steve Ugbah organized a closed door reception with the Hon. Minister, in attendance with few Community leaders in persons of Chairman, NIDO Russia, Mr. Rex Essenowo, Nigerian community, Mr. Ejike Chukwumeka, and a few Business Nigeria leaders, at the residence of the Nigerian Ambassador to Russia, At the dinner, the Executive Director of the Russia Nigerian Business council, Mr. Valery Vozdvizhensky was also invited.
The Minister expressed his admiration to the excellent performance made by
the Russian Federation in the industry. Interest in some of the good
technology that he saw on display from Russia and the Republic of Belarus,
and as well informed us on his earlier meeting with the Russian Minister
of Agriculture, where they discussed they need to improve bilateral trade
relations because Nigeria has interest in exporting tropical fruits and
vegetables to the Russian Federation.
He thanked the Nigeria Ambassador to the Russian Federation, Ambassador
Steve T. Ugbah, for the impromptu reception, introducing him to a strong
Nigerian Diaspora leadership in Russia, which at the meeting informed him
about their stay, the state of the community, business experiences and
important advices they gave, on how best relationship can be improved with
the Russian Federation.
In further development, the members were also on ground to assess the potentials and investment opportunities that emerged from the Golden Autumn Exhibition, Dr. Bashir Obasekola, Miss Medina Umar, Pastor Nnamdi Odumegwu and Dr. Sunday Emenka and Prof. Igho Natufe, who is currently a visiting professor on research with the Institute of African Studies, Russia Academy of Sciences in Moscow.
Pictures from the Golden Autumn Festival
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NIDOE'S ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING NOV 2018
we are compiling the list of all members of NIDO Russia, who will be
attending the AGM
The date fixed for the
November 8th - 10th, 2018.
Kindly treat with urgency since time is not
INVITATION TO RUSSIA NIGERIAN DIASPORA BUSINESS FORUM 2018
We have the pleasure to invite you to the Nigerian Business persons, Russian investors & colleagues and friends to
the Russia - Nigerian Diaspora Business Forum, coming up on the 10th of December, 2018