The President made the commendation at a farewell audience with the outgoing Ambassador of France to Nigeria, Denys Gauer, at the Presidential Villa, Abuja, on Friday.
Jollof rice is one of the most common dishes in the whole of West Africa.
The minister said this when he received the delegation of French businessmen, accompanied by the French Ambassador to Nigeria, Denys Gauer.
The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed (right), receiving the French Ambassador to Nigeria, Denys Gauer (left), during a courtesy visit to the Minister's office in Abuja on Friday.
Denys Gauer, the Ambassador of France to Nigeria, made this known during the French National Day celebration, which took place at the Transcorp Hilton in Abuja on Friday.
“We know football is a major factor in Nigeria and personally I have a good idea of the power football because I spent time in Iraq and the only time the Shiites, Sunni and Kurds groups came together as one was whenever there was a football…
Represented by Georges Vanin, First Counsellor, Political Affairs and Communication, Embassy of France, Abuja, the ambassador said the power sector was one of the three priority sectors identified by the French Development Agency in its…