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EFTA and the Federal Republic of Nigeria sign Joint Declaration on Cooperation
On 12 December 2017 in Buenos Aires, Representatives from the Member States of the European Free Trade Association (EFTA) – Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway and Switzerland – and from Nigeria signed a Joint Declaration on Cooperation (JDC).
Norway to provide NOK 420 million to the UN emergency response fund in 2018
'Norway will increase its contribution to the Central Emergency Response Fund (CERF) from NOK 380 million to NOK 420 million a year for the next four years.
Interview: Strengthening ties between Nigeria and Norway
Ambassador Kjemprud was interviewed by Chisom Udeze of Mettle Consult, a consulting firm based in Norway which aims to bridge the gap between Nordic and African businesses.
New Minister of Foreign Affairs
In a session of the Council of State today, the King has made changes in the Norwegian Government.
Nigerian teacher Zannah Mustapha wins 2017 UNHCR Nansen Refugee Award
The 2017 UNHCR Nansen Refugee Award winner has been announced as Mr. Zannah Mustapha, a lawyer, school-founder and peace-maker from north east Nigeria.