Cuba in Nigeria

Ambassador of Cuba conveys condolences to Japan.

Nigeria, July 13, 2022. The Cuban ambassador to this country, Clara M. Pulido Escandell, signed the book of condolences for the death of former Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, at the Japanese diplomatic headquarters in Abuja

On the occasion of the assassination of Shinzo Abe, after the attack that occurred during an electoral speech, the President of the Republic of Cuba decreed an Official Duel, from 6:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. on July 11, 2022.

Friends of Cuba celebrate the victory of the Cuban people.

Nigeria, July 10, 2022. The platform of the Nigerian Movement of Solidarity with Cuba issued an official note highlighting the joy of the Cuban people celebrating the first anniversary of the victory against the destabilizing plans organized by the United States on July 11, 2021.

In his statements, the unconditional support of the Solidarity Movement for the Cuban people and its Revolution stands out. Once again, the end of the genocidal blockade, implemented by the Yankee government, was demanded.

Cuban Foreign Minister sends condolences on the death of Mohammad Barkindo.

Nigeria, July 7, 2022. The member of the Political Bureau of the Party and Cuban Foreign Minister, Bruno Rodríguez Parrilla, sent, through Twitter, heartfelt condolences to the Nigerian people and government for the sudden death of the director general of the Organization of Exporting Countries of Oil (OPEC), Mohammad Barkindo, this Tuesday, at the age of 63.

News of his death came just hours after a meeting in Abuja with Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari, who had highlighted his work at OPEC.

Cuba and Bayelsa sign Memorandum of Understanding.

Nigeria, July 6, 2022. The government of Bayelsa, an important Nigerian state, and the BioCubaFarma Group signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on Tuesday aimed at establishing a long-term biopharmaceutical alliance for the co-production of vaccines and other drugs.

On behalf of the Nigerian delegation, the Bayelsa Health Commissioner, Pabara Newton Igwele, signed the MoU, and on behalf of the Cuban biopharmaceutical conglomerate, its first vice president, Mayda Mauri Pérez.