The Minister of Aviation, Hadi Sirika has said, there was need for Nigeria and Qatar to maintain a sustainable relationship, stating that Nigeria was yearning for investments and was committed to it’s policy of ease of doing business for investors.
The Minister made the call on Monday in a statement by the Head, Press and Public Affairs,Odutayo Oluseyi in Abuja.
Sirika, during a courtesy visit of the Charge d’Affaires of Qatar, Ahmed Mohammed Y.E Al-Hor to the Ministry,said that the rate of returns on investments in Nigeria was 34% and the highest in the world with a population of over 200 million people.
According to the Minister, Qatar is rich in oil and gas with other areas of investments just as Nigeria equally has infrastructures required for a smooth business operation.
However, Sirika further noted that Nigeria and Qatar need to improve their visa policy, noting, that the restrictions on both sides were making it difficult to connect the two countries as expected.