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Consul General of the US Consulate in Lagos, Claire Pierangelo and the British Deputy High Commissioner in Nigeria, Ben Llewellyn-Jones in Lagos stated this on Tuesday during the donation of a speedboat to the NDLEA.

Consul General of the United States of America in Nigeria, Claire Pierangelo, on Tuesday reiterated the importance of Nigeria’s entrepreneurs to the continued growth of economies in the West African sub-region and the prosperity of the continent.

During a week-long programme, a diverse group of 100 women selected from a pool of over 6,000 applicants, will receive lessons on business management, network with like-minded entrepreneurs and mentors, and learn the practical skills required to create successful and sustainable businesses.  

The objective of the courtesy visit, the US diplomat said, was to strengthen the Consulate’s working relationship with the State Government, pointing out that the embassy of the US in Lagos had been a “great partner” of the government.