FG strengthens aviation ties with Kuwait

The Federal Government of Nigeria has signed a bilateral air service agreement with the State of Kuwait.

The Honourable Minister of Aviation and Aerospace Development, Festus Keyamo, signed on behalf of the Federal Government.

The historic accord was formalised during the ongoing COP28 in Dubai, reflecting a commitment to fostering international cooperation in aviation.

The signing ceremony took place on Tuesday at the Hilton Riyadh in Saudi Arabia, symbolising the collaborative spirit between the two nations.

The agreement marked a pivotal moment in the diplomatic relations between Nigeria and Kuwait, opening avenues for enhanced connectivity and economic cooperation.

Keyamo expressed optimism about the prospects of this agreement, emphasising its potential to boost trade, tourism, and people-to-people exchanges between Nigeria and Kuwait.

‘’The accord underscores the Federal Government’s dedication to expanding the nation’s global aviation footprint and creating opportunities for economic growth. This significant development comes as Nigeria actively engages with international partners to advance its aviation and aerospace capabilities. The Federal Government remains committed to fostering strong ties with nations around the world, and the bilateral air service agreement with Kuwait is a testament to this commitment,’’ the Minister said.

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