Saturday, January 16

Nigerian Minister of Defense Receives Saudi Ambassador

Abuja, Nigerian Minister of Defense Mansur Dan Ali received here today Saudi Ambassador to his country Adnan Boustaji.

During the meeting, they discussed bilateral relations and means to promote them, notably, in the military-related domains, in addition to review mutual issues of common interest.

The Nigerian official lauded Saudi role, on both regional and international stages, to fight terrorism, asserting his country's keenness to stand by Riyadh endeavors, to best serve common interests.

For his part, the Saudi diplomat reaffirmed Riyadh unflinching stance to fight terrorism and extremism, under the leadership of the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud and HRH the Crown Prince, in order to bring about peace and security, all over the world.

Source: Saudi Press Agency