Jonathan receives three new envoys

Jonathan receives three new envoys


Three new ambassadors to Nigeria on Thursday presented their letters of credence to President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan.

A statement from the Presidential Villa, Abuja, signed by Musa Aduwak, on behalf of the Special Adviser to the President, on Media and Publicity, named the diplomats as Mr. Tagelsir Mahgoub Ali of Sudan, Mr. Paul William Lumbi of Zambia and Mr. Antonio Da Graca Correia of Sao Tome.

It also said that President Jonathan welcomed them to Nigeria, and assured them that the Government would work closely with them to improve and strengthen the already warm relations with their countries.

The new ambassadors in turn, expressed appreciation for the reception, and pledged to pursue mutually beneficial cooperation with Nigeria during their different tenures.