Yobe state Governor and Chairman APC Caretaker Extraordinary Convention Planning Committee, Hon. Mai Mala Buni, said there are huge opportunities to be exploited for mutual benefit between Nigeria and China.
According release issued by Mamman Mohammed Director General Press and Media Affairs to Governor indicates that Governor Buni stated this on Thursday when the Chinese ambassador to Nigeria Mr Cui Jianchun paid him a courtesy call.
Buni said there are also rooms for partnership between the Chinese Peoples Congress and APC for the people of the two countries to expand their business opportunities and attract infrastructural development into Nigeria.
He explained that the agricultural revolution in Nigeria by the Buhari regime in consonance with the APC manifesto saved Nigeria from food shortage during the Covid-19 global lockdown.
He pointed out that President Muhammadu Buhari in his wisdom pushed for agricultural development in which farmers massively engaged in food production which saved the country during the lockdown.
“We should collaborate and continue to do business with Chinese investments in Nigeria for infrastructural development.
He added that Nigerians are willing to explore and exploit available avenues to move forward.
Mr Jainchun the Chinese ambassador said Nigeria and China have many things in common “this year is a very special year for the two countries to do things that will be of mutual benefit to the two countries.
He expressed confidence that Nigeria will overcome the security challenges and has a bright future.
The ambassador said Nigeria and China can develop strategy for a prosperous political and economical prosperity.
“We can also partner for improvement in electricity, ICT, industrial growth, investment and technology, we will encourage investors to invest and create jobs In Nigeria.
The ambassador extended invitation to Governor Buni to visit China.