The Ambassador of France in Nigeria, Mrs. Emmanuelle Blatmann, has acknowledged the large potentials of Enugu State particularly in agriculture and different sources that assure meals and safety.
Mrs. Blatmann spoke when she paid a courtesy visit to Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State on the Government House, Enugu, yesterday.
The French Ambassador was in Enugu on a visit to the Enugu State University of Science and Technology (ESUT) and the Alliance Française, in addition to the groundbreaking ceremony of the medicinal plant processing facility, amongst different official engagements.
The challenge is a partnership between a French firm, Cailleau Herboristerie and a Nigerian firm, Priscilla Davis.
Similarly, the Rwandan High Commissioner to Nigeria, Amb. Stanislas Kamanzi, was additionally on the Government House, Enugu, on a courtesy visit to Gov. Ugwuanyi.
The Rwandan High Commissioner who was accompanied to the Government House by a member of Board of Trustees (BOT) of Life In My City Art Festival (LIMCAF) Chief Loretta Aniagolu, Prince Victor Ogakwu, amongst others, was in Enugu for the grand finale of the 2022 LIMCAF competitors.
Amb. Kamanzi expressed gratitude to Gov. Ugwuanyi for warmly receiving him in Enugu on his first visit.
The envoy appreciated Enugu’s hospitality and peaceable atmosphere, stressing that “the city is very hospitable.”
He mentioned that the visit was a chance to develop bilateral ties between Rwanda and Nigeria, notably Enugu State, disclosing that it was a terrific pleasure for him to start out partaking with the folks of the state.
“I’m very a lot honoured and humbled to satisfy you (Ugwuanyi) on my first visit to Enugu. This is a chance for us to develop the bond between Rwanda and Nigeria, notably this state (Enugu).
“A spot you’ll go as a diplomat and it turns into your own home; so I all the time think about this place (Enugu) as my dwelling and a pleasant place with the Rwandans. I will likely be type to take this message to my leaders.
“As we came, we were received with honour and the reception was so befitting. So, I conclude by once again thanking and assuring you (Ugwuanyi), that we will convey the positive message of what we witnessed here,” the Rwandan Ambassador mentioned.