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U.S. Ambassador James Entwistle Tours Nigeria’s Middle Belt Region (April 11, 2014)

 Abuja – From April 8-11, 2014, United States Ambassador James F. Entwistle made his first visits to Benue, Nasarawa and Plateau states, all in the middle belt region of Nigeria.  The visit was part of Ambassador Entwistle’s continuing tour of northern Nigeria, to interact with the people, learn more about the security issues in the ...
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U.S. Ambassador James Entwistle Visits Lafia

United States Ambassador James F. Entwistle made his first visit to Lafia, Nasarawa State. The visit is part of Ambassador Entwistle’s continuing tour of the Middle Belt, to interact with the people, learn more about the security issues in the region, and to share the United States’ wishes for peaceful elections, good governance, development opportunities, ...
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Remarks by Consulate General Jeffery J. Hawkins. Jr. at the grand re-opening of American Corner Port Harcourt at the University of Port Harcourt (Marc

It is my great pleasure to be here in Port Harcourt today for the re-opening of the American Corner Port Harcourt. The commissioning of this Corner is a proud achievement, one that reflects the commitment of the United States Mission to partner with our Nigerian friends to increase opportunities for learning, interaction, and engagement in ...
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Consul General, Jeff Hawkins Re-opens American Corner Port Harcourt (March 27, 2014)

On Thursday, March 27, 2014, students, professors and U.S exchange program Alumni converged on the Ebitimi Banigo Auditorium for the Grand Re-opening of American Corner Port Harcourt. The American Corner which is hosted in the Donald E.U Ekong Library will serve as a center for information and learning for the residents of Port Harcourt. In ...
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Facts on Promoting Legacy of Nonviolence in Niger Delta (March 24, 2014)

Fact Sheet Promoting a Legacy of Non-Violence in the Niger Delta In September 2013, the U.S. State Department launched a conflict mitigation initiative in Nigeria’s Delta region. Nigeria plays a critical role in Africa’s stability, and the United States has a strong interest in the country’s peace, prosperity, and security. The resource-rich Niger Delta is ...
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