NAEC and CNNC Seek Collaboration on Nuclear Science and Technology

Nigeria Atomic Energy Commission (NAEC) and China National Nuclear Cooperation (CNNC) on Friday 6th, October, 2023 in Lagos held bilateral talks to explore further areas of cooperation on the peaceful application of nuclear science and technology.
The talks came on the sidelines during the visit to Nigeria by the President of CNNC, Gu Jun at the official commissioning of the CNNC African Office in Lagos, Nigeria. The CNNC Boss also held discussion on plans ahead of Mr. President’s visit to China later this month. Prof. Yusuf A. Ahmed, Chairman/CEO, NAEC led the delegation from NAEC.

Chinese Ambassador to Nigeria, H.E. Cui Jianchun and Director Reaserch and Nuclear Infrastructure Development (RNID, NAEC), Engr. Justine Salu who were part of the high level delegation also took time to visit the Dangote Refinery, the Deep Seaport, the Gas fired plant and the Langsun Electric Company all situated at the Lekki Free Zone, Lagos.