The President’s Spokesman Garba Shehu says about 250 Nigerian business interests will participate in the African Business Forum, which will bring together African and Russian business leaders in the Sochi summit in Russia.
The statement said the Summit will enhance Russian investments in Africa, and promote African business interest in the host country.
“It is important that this meeting is taking place at this time. All the big economies are picking stronger interest in Africa. We now have US-Africa Summit, India-Africa Summit, China-Africa Summit and Japan-Africa Summit, so Russia has signified its interest for political, cultural and economic partnership.” the statement added.