On June 6th, 2022, Head of Mission, Embassy of Republic of Iraq, the Counsellor Mr. Anwer Saeed met with His Excellency the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Federal Republic of Nigeria Mr. Geoffrey Onyeama, who welcomed and appreciated this meeting which related to enhancing and strengthening the bilateral relations between the two friendly countries.

The two sides have discussed ways and areas through which bilateral cooperation can be obtained.

During the meeting H.E. Mr. Geoffrey Onyeama the minister of foreign affairs has confirmed that Iraq has a prominent position among the official and local influences in Nigeria, with which it has historical ties and friendly relations, and that’s the Nigerian government has a serious desire to develop these bilateral relations and expand the two countries future horizons. His Excellency praised the will of the Iraqi people explaining that “Despite what Iraq has been through, yet its people have the spirit of patience and determination in keeping their country and their civilizational legacy which benefited the entire humanity”.