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Tinubu urges South African firms to invest in Nigeria’s solid minerals sector

PRESIDENT Bola Tinubu yesterday held a bilateral meeting with his South African counterpart, Cyril Ramaphosa, welcoming mining companies from their country to participate in Nigeria’s solid minerals development sector.

The discussions took place in New York City, prior of the United Nations General Assembly.

According to Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Ajuri Ngelale, Tinubu expanded his economic development diplomacy drive for investment attraction during the interaction.

“South African Mining industries have a role to play in the Nigerian solid minerals development sector,” the Nigerian leader told South Africa’s president.

“Your business community has done well in Nigerian Telecommunications. We have great mineral wealth across our land, and you have good expertise in this area. We expect to deliver jobs and mutually beneficial results in this area as brother and sister countries.”

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