Abuja, December 6, 2023 – The Nigerian Investment Promotion Commission (NIPC) and the Jamaican High Commission Designate to Nigeria convened a meeting to explore avenues for enhanced trade and investment collaboration between the two countries.
NIPC Executive Secretary and CEO Aisha Rimi highlighted Nigeria’s compelling investment landscape, citing its robust foundation for cooperation and unwavering commitment to deepening economic linkages with Jamaica. Downer, expressing keen interest in exploring investment opportunities in Nigeria, expressed particular enthusiasm for sectors such as agriculture, manufacturing, tourism, and services.
Ms. Rimi provided insights into Nigeria’s investment incentives and market research, while Downer expressed his delight in discovering the rich flavors of Jamaican cuisine and delicacies, such as jerk chicken and sauces, within Nigeria’s dynamic culinary landscape.
The meeting concluded with a shared determination to further explore the untapped potential for collaboration between Nigeria and Jamaica. Both nations stand on a solid foundation of cooperation and are firmly committed to expanding their economic partnership. Significant opportunities exist for fostering enhanced trade and investment ties between the two countries.