HONOURABLE MINISTER OF FOREIGN AFFAIRS, GEOFFREY ONYEAMA RECEIVED IN AUDIENCE THE MINISTER OF FOREIGN AFFAIRS OF THE REPUBLIC OF SOUTH SUDAN..

HONOURABLE MINISTER OF FOREIGN AFFAIRS, GEOFFREY ONYEAMA RECEIVED IN AUDIENCE THE MINISTER OF FOREIGN AFFAIRS OF THE REPUBLIC OF SOUTH SUDAN, HIS EXCELLENCY, NHIAL DENG NHIAL IN HIS OFFICE ON THURSDAY 17, JANUARY 2019

The Foreign Ministers discussed the need for sustainable peace and development in the Republic of South Sudan and also signed Agreement of Cooperation to support the on-going peace process in South Sudan.
The Honourable Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama congratulated the leadership of South Sudan for the maturity shown in the new peace agreement. He assured that Nigeria is committed to permanent peace in South Sudan and therefore support the resolve to silent the guns.
The Foreign Minister of South Sudan, Nhial Deng Nhial in his response thanked Nigeria for supporting the people of South Sudan during the struggle for independence. He appreciated the key role played by Nigeria to end the civil war as well as commitment to the present peace building efforts in the country.