Nigeria-Czech Trade and Investment Council was set up in 2013 to promote and encourage business relations between Nigeria and Czech Republic, after the closure of the Nigerian Embassy in Prague 10 years ago.
Nigeria Ambassador to Czech Republic, Mrs Catherine Okon congratulated the governor on his appointment, as Mr. Saturday Jackson, a member of the council, delivered the letter to the governor through the Special Assistant on Media, Hon. Anietie Ekong.
Meanwhile, Hon. Anietie Ekong, on behalf of the Governor, expressed his appreciation to the ambassador for the gesture.
By this appointment, Governor Godswill Akpabio will be the first patron of the Czech-Nigeria Trade and Investment Council.