United States Unveils Plans To Build New Consulate In Lagos
Uploaded by Adekoya on August 14, 2019
The United States Consulate-General in Lagos has unveiled plan to build a new Consulate in Lagos.
It will consolidate on the bilateral relationship with the Lagos State government in the areas of health, education and security among others.
The US Consul-General in Lagos, Ms Claire Pierangelo, reiterated this when she paid a courtesy visit to Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu at the Lagos House in Alausa Ikeja.
Ms Pierangelo who described the relationship between the Lagos State Government and the Consulate as very critical to the success of the US in Nigeria said her country was eager to consolidate on its many areas of partnership with the Government.
Responding Governor Sanwo-Olu said his adminstration was looking forward to a very good working relationship with the Consulate.
Our Correspondent Yemisi Dada reports that Ms Claire Pierangelo assumed duty as Principal Officer of the US Consulate-General, Lagos, this month.