Past event

Invitation Only

Research Event

Reflections on Nigeria-UK Relations: Evolving Engagements in a Changing Global Context

Chatham House, London

Africa Programme, Nigeria Project

Participants

HE Dr Dalhatu Tafida, Nigerian High Commissioner to the UK
Chair: Dr Alex Vines OBE, Research Director, Area Studies and International Law; Head, Africa Programme, Chatham House

Overview

The UK and Nigeria share extensive and complex cultural and business links. After elections in both countries in 2015, engagements will continue to deepen, particularly with shared priorities in tackling the Boko Haram crisis, improving economic prospects of both countries and tackling corruption.

Dr Dalhatu Tafida, high commissioner to the UK since 2008, will reflect on his time in London to assess the future of the strategic partnership and prospects for political, economic and security cooperation.

Attendance at this event is by invitation only.