The Indian Government has promised to increase the volume of crude oil it buys from Nigeria. The Asian country also promised to invest $5bn in the Nigerian economy.
The Indian Vice President, Mohammad Ansari, made the pledge on Tuesday at the State House, Abuja, when he visited President Muhammadu Buhari.
According to a statement by the Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Mallam Garba Shehu, Ansari said the relationship between Nigeria and India was near perfect as both countries “have nothing to quarrel about.”
In his response, Buhari praised the government of India for the plan to invest in Nigeria.