Nigerian Ambassador presents credentials to Erdogan



The Ambassador of to the Republic of Turkey, Ismail Yusuf Abba, has pledged to constructively engage with the Turkish government to promote ’s interest and further strengthen the excellent bilateral relations the countries.

Ambassador Yusuf presented his letters of Credence, on Wednesday, to the of the Republic of Turkey, HE, Recep Tayyip Erdogan, at the Presidential Palace in Ankara.

The presentation marked the formal accreditation of Ambassador Yusuf who was recently appointed along with other Ambassadors by Muhammadu Buhari, and subsequently deployed to various countries.

Ambassador Yusuf, a career diplomat, brings to his post three decades of diplomatic experience.

The Nigerian Ambassador conveyed greetings from Buhari to Erdogan, expressing gratitude to Turkey’s unflinching to the nation and her people.

In his remarks at the event, President Erdogan offered to assist in the fight against terrorism and asked the Ambassador to arrange a meeting relevant officials from and Turkey to work out possible areas of cooperation.