France strengthens its commerce and financial relations with Nigeria
The French Minister for Overseas Commerce and Financial Attractiveness, Franck Riester reiterated his nation’s continued dedication to commerce and financial relations with Nigeria.
He spoke throughout his first official go to to Nigeria, one among Nigeria’s main media conglomerates, AIM Group.
The go to additionally aimed to advertise the intracultural relationship between France and Nigeria.
Riester acknowledged the resilient spirit of the brand new technology of Nigerians, who, regardless of the COVID-19 pandemic, had continued to dominate the music and movie manufacturing phase, which has seen huge returns, spectacular worldwide successes and kudos. international because the movie and music business. has develop into a supply of inspiration for different nations.
He reaffirmed the dedication of the French authorities by its overseas coverage of supporting the cultural and artistic industries of accomplice nations, by an implementation such because the “Solidarity Fund for Revolutionary Tasks”, which permits help to be arrange. sustainable to many cultural initiatives oriented in the direction of job creation and financial improvement.
“The current Annecy Lagos Animation workshop in partnership with the well-known Annecy Worldwide Movie Competition in France and the Animation Nigeria affiliation, which can give 5 Nigerian animation studios the distinctive alternative to current their works inside the framework of the Nigerian focus through the 2021 version of the in addition to the Wazobia Academy which is supported by the French companions La FEMIS and LAFAAAC aiming to coach 1000 younger Nigerian professionals within the scripting of tv collection is the apparent impression of ongoing initiatives supported by the French authorities to assist younger inventive individuals in Nigeria, ”he added. .
Co-founder, Wazobia Media, Tatiana Moussalli Nouri expressed her gratitude to Riester for the assist of the French authorities by capability constructing initiatives such because the collaboration between LAFAAAC, LaFemis and Wazobia Academy, which can have an effect on the expansion of the inventive business and can additional strengthen the ties between Nigeria and France.