Nigeria ready to partner with EU to improve COVID-19 vaccine supply – Envoy

Amb. Obinna Onowu, Nigeria’s to the European Union (EU) pledged the country’s readiness to work closely with the union to improve supply of Coronavirus (COVID-19) vaccines to the country.

Onowu, who the pledge when he presented his of credence to Ursula von der Leyen, President of the European Commission in Brussels, also spoke of Nigeria’s readiness to collaborate with the EU to the health system in the country.

This is contained in a statement on Sunday by the Nigerian mission in Brussels.

The statement disclosed that the Nigerian envoy pledged to the country’s bilateral and trade relations with the EU.

In the course of  with von der Leyen, the statement said, Onowu underscored Nigeria’s readiness to work with global partners to find solutions to the country’s health challenges.

The also stressed the need for collaboration in tackling Nigeria’s security challenges and bilateral trade the two partners.

The Nigerian envoy also holds con-current accreditation to Belgium and the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg. (NAN)