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MINISTER OF FOREIGN AFFAIRS YUSUF TUGGAR EMPHASIZES CULTURAL DIPLOMACY IN MEETING WITH MINISTER HANNATU MUSAWA

The Minister of Foreign Affairs, Ambassador Yusuf Tuggar, hosted the Minister of Culture and Economy, Hannatu Musawa, at his office in the Federal Capital on the 31st of January, 2024. The discussion centered on the crucial role of cultural diplomacy in advancing Nigeria’s global standing.

Both ministers highlighted the significance of leveraging cultural exchange to strengthen international relations and promote Nigeria’s rich heritage on the global stage. The meeting emphasized the potential for cultural diplomacy to contribute to economic growth, social understanding, and mutual cooperation between nations.

Ambassador Yusuf Tuggar expressed the government’s commitment to utilizing cultural diplomacy as a strategic tool in fostering positive engagements with other countries. Minister Hannatu Musawa, in turn, outlined plans to integrate cultural and economic policies, recognizing the symbiotic relationship between culture and economic development.

The ministers discussed specific initiatives and collaborative projects aimed at showcasing Nigeria’s cultural diversity and economic potential. This diplomatic exchange is poised to enhance Nigeria’s image, foster goodwill, and open up new avenues for trade and investment on the international front.

As the world becomes more interconnected, the emphasis on cultural diplomacy underscores the importance of soft power in shaping global perceptions. The meeting between Minister Yusuf Tuggar and Minister Hannatu Musawa signals a proactive approach by the Nigerian government to harness the transformative power of culture in its diplomatic endeavors.

By Shalom O. Obisesan

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