The Minister of Foreign Affairs Geoffrey Onyeama, has described Nigeria as a country that has no natural enemy but committed to forging peace and stability among African and other countries.
Onyeama, who made the statement in Lagos at the graduation and closing ceremony of the 23rd Regular Course of the Nigerian Foreign Service Academy, added that Nigeria was one of the friendliest countries.
The Minister congratulated the graduands for successfully completing their studies at the academy, urging them to be good representatives of Nigeria wherever they would be posted in the future.
The Minister charged them to be selfless but ensure that they positively project the good image of Nigeria and Africa to the rest of the world.
Onyeama reminded the graduands that they had been trained to at all times protect, promote and service the interest of Nigeria and Nigerians. The Director of the Nigerian Foreign Service Academy Cyprian Terseer, commended the minister whom, he said, had in the last four years piloted the affairs of the Ministry with efficiency and effectiveness.