Cuba in Nigeria

The African Union condemns the continuation of the US blockade against Cuba

Abuja, February 8, 2021. The Assembly of the African Union made up of the Heads of State and Government of Africa, approved the “Resolution on the lifting of the economic, commercial and financial blockade imposed on the Republic of Cuba by the United States from America".

The text expresses deep concern about the continuity of the blockade and expresses its full support for the Resolution that the UN General Assembly passes each year on the subject.

Ambassador of Cuba is received by the Minister of the Interior of Nigeria.

Abuja, February 3, 2021. Ambassador of Cuba in Nigeria, Clara M. Pulido Escandell is received by the Honorable Rauf Aregbesola, Minister of the Interior of Nigeria.

During the meeting they discussed issues of the current international situation and the battle that both countries are waging against COVID19. Likewise, they agreed to continue strengthening friendship and collaboration relationships.

(Embassy of Cuba in Nigeria)

Minister of the Interior of Nigeria receives the Ambassador of Cuba.

Nigeria, December 2, 2020. The Nigerian Minister of the Interior, Oghbeni Rauff Aregbesola, received the Cuban ambassador to that country, Clara M. Pulido Escandell, at the headquarters of that relevant Nigerian government institution.

During the meeting, the Nigerian Minister referred to the intense friendship and admiration he feels for Cuba and its people, of whom he highlighted the arduous role in the struggles for the liberation of the African peoples and currently the support in public health and the education.