Jonathan assumes chairmanship of D-8, calls on member-states to invest in Nigeria

…nations seek closer trade ties President Goodluck Jonathan on Thursday assumed chairmanship of the Group of Eight Developing nations (D-8) (whose membership is predominantly Islamic), with a call on member-states to take advantage of the investment opportunities in Nigeria. Members of the D-8 are Nigeria, Egypt, Turkey, Iran, Pakistan, Indonesia, Malaysia and Bangladesh. In a welcome address, at the opening session of the meeting of D-8 leaders, at the Banquet Hall of the Presidential Villa ...
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Added July 08, 2010
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