Turkish Trade Minister Ruhsar Pekcan will set off on an Africa tour this week to explore new business cooperation opportunities.

Pekcan along with a Turkish business delegation will visit Nigeria on Monday and Tuesday and Morocco on Wednesday, according to the information available with Anadolu Agency.

On Tuesday, the Turkey-Nigeria Business Forum will be held in the capital Abuja. It will be chaired by Pekcan and her Nigerian counterpart Richard Otunba Adeniyi Adebayo.

Pekcan will also meet with Yemi Osinbajo, the Nigerian vice president, and Zubairu Dada, the Nigerian foreign affairs minister, to discuss bilateral economic relations and investments.

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