Togolese president arrives Lagos for business collaboration

Togolese president arrives Lagos for business collaboration

As NAIJ.com exclusively reported on Monday, August 1, 2016, Togo’s President Faure Gnassingbe arrived Lagos on Tuesday to visit the $14 billion Dangote Refinery at the Lekki Free Zone, Lekki area of the state.

Gnassingbe arrived the Murtala Muahmmed Airport around 8:10 am and was received by Governor Akinwunmi Ambode.

Also to receive him was Aliko Dangote and other top federal and state government officials.

Here are photos of his arrival:

Togolese president arrives Lagos for business collaboration

Togo’s president, Faure Gnassinge (3rd right) arrives Lagos. With him are Governor Akinwunmi Ambode and Business mogul, Aliko Dangote, with other top government officials

Togolese president arrives Lagos for business collaboration

The plane which conveyed Togo’s president, Faure Gnassingbe, to the Murtala Muhammed Airport this morning.

Togolese president arrives Lagos for business collaboration

The plane conveying Togo’s president, Faure Gnassinge touches down at the Murtala Muhammed Airport this morning.

Togolese president arrives Lagos for business collaboration

L-R: Africa’s richest man, Aliko Dangote; Togo’s President, Faure Gnassinge and Governor Akinwunmi Ambode during the Togolese president’s arrival at the Muritala Muhammed Airport this morning.

Ambode is expected to discuss investment opportunities inherent in Lagos with the Togolese president for the country to key into.

The Dangote Refinery is projected to refine 650,000 barrels of crude oil per day and will be one of the biggest refinery in the world.

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Recently, Vice President Yemi Osibanjo visited the refinery in Lekki where he disclosed that it would be completed by the first quarter of 2019.

Source: Naij.com

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