Nigeria and Austria, on Friday, sealed a re-admission agreement directed during compelling ability building and projects for re-integration of returnees
from both countries.
Under a agreement, nationals of both countries, who are out of immigration status, would advantage from array of training and projects so they can simply confederate behind into society.
The growth followed a solve by both nations to serve strengthen shared relations, 50 years after substantiating tactful ties.
The Minister of Foreign Affairs, Olugbenga Ashiru, who perceived Austria’s Vice-Chancellor, Michael Spindelegger, pronounced family between both
countries had been considerate by a years.
Ashiru stressed a need for some-more mercantile cooperation. He listed areas of partnership to embody trade and investment, agriculture,
manufacturing, mines and steel, farming growth and transportation, among others.
The apportion said, “Austria has one of a world’s fast economies that has not been daunted by even a tellurian mercantile recession.
“I am swayed that partnering with we can assistance Nigeria to realize a prophesy of apropos one of a world’s 20 largest economies by year 2020.
“Key to a realization of this prophesy is tolerable appetite and appetite base, that Nigeria desperately requires. We will, therefore, welcome
Austrian investments in this essential sector.”
Also speaking, Spindelegger pronounced his revisit was a branch indicate for Nigeria and Austria’s family “because it is a initial time a high powered
commission is visiting in 50 years.”
The envoy, who doubles as a Foreign Minister, stressed a need for a secure investment horizon that would inspire Austrian businessmen to pivotal into a opportunities that everywhere in Nigeria.
According to him, negotiations for investment agreements are ongoing and will be formalised during Ashiru’s revisit to Austria.
The agreement is