Nigeria has introduced the postponement of Pakistani President Mamnoon Hussein’s scheduled three-day go to to the African nation.
“I can verify to you that the go to has been postponed, not cancelled,” Ambassador Usman Baraya, the chief of protocol at Nigeria’s International Ministry, advised Anadolu Company in a phone interview.
He didn’t give a cause for the postponement of the go to, which was initially scheduled to begin Monday.
However some observers linked the choice to the continued safety state of affairs in Nigeria particularly after 75 folks have been killed in a automobile bombing within the capital Abuja final week.
The Pakistani chief was to guide a 70-man delegation of prime officers and businessmen on a three-day go to aimed toward strengthening ties between each nations.
Nigeria and Pakistan had lengthy loved good relations and are key members of the Non-Aligned Motion (NAM) fashioned within the 1950s because the chilly conflict simmered between the West and the defunct Soviet Union.