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Looking Forward after 50: Nigeria's Democracy and Foreign Relations

14 October 2010 - 18:00 to 19:30

Chatham House, London


Henry Bellingham MP, Minister for Africa and the United Nations, Foreign and Commonwealth Office
His Excellency Dozie Nwanna, OON, Acting High Commissioner, Nigeria High Commission, London
Chair: Meg Hillier MP, Chair of the All Party Parliamentary Group on Nigeria



Nigeria celebrated fifty years of independence on 1 October. At this event, hosted by the APPG on Nigeria, the speakers will discuss what needs to happen in Nigeria for it to reach its extraordinary potential including on its foreign relations and international support. The UK's bilateral relationship with Nigeria, its wider foreign relations and the domestic context will be the focus of presentations and discussions following.

Spaces are extremely limited. Only registered participants will be allowed entry. Please allow 15 minutes to clear security.