26 December 2015, Lagos – The Managing Director of Nigeria Ports Authority (NPA), Alhaji Habib Abdullahi, has called for better ties between Nigeria and the Republic of Korea.
Abdullahi made the call while receiving the Consul General of the Republic of Korea, Mr. Younghoan Lee in Lagos who paid him a courtesy visit in his office in Lagos.
The NPA boss called for a better economic cooperation that is mutually beneficial between Nigeria Republic of Korea in the years ahead.
NPA General Manager, Public Affairs, Captain IhenachoEbubeogu in a statement issued in Lagos quoted Abdullahi as saying that both countries have a lot to benefit from each other especially in the area of maritime trade.
The NPA helmsman expressed optimism that the Korean visit will not only bring more business enterprises to Nigeria but also strengthen the existing business relationship between the two countries.
Lee had earlier told Abdullahi he paid the visit to express his country’s appreciation to NPA for the “tremendous support and cooperation” of his country had enjoyed from Nigeria over the years,
While expressing satisfaction with services of the authority, which he described as meeting international standards, he said the Republic of Korea anticipates continuous cooperation between the two countries.