Nigeria Day 2013
On April 9th 2013 around 15 Nigerian companies and 60 Portuguese ones met for the Nigeria Day in Lisbon, a seminar that took place at the AICEP Portugal Global - Trade & Investment Agency. H.E. Ambassador Ijeoma Bristol and Mr. Manuel Brandão, Executive Administrator of AICEP, presided the opening session of a very fruitful day. The seminar also had presentations from Mr. Ade Shonubi, Managing Director of Nigeria Inter-Bank Settlement System, and Mr. Pedro Hipólito, CEO & Managing Director of SIBS INTERNATIONAL and Nigeria Portugal Friendship and Business Association. H.E. Ambassador Martin Uhomoibhi, Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Nigeria, and Mrs. Rita Araújo, Director of AICEP, closed the session before the bilateral meetings between Nigerian and Portuguese companies.