Cuban Ambassador to Nigeria, Carlos Saso, said his country would strengthen economic relations with Nigeria to boost trade between both countries.
Saso said this when he visited the President of Abuja Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Adetokunbo Kayode, in Abuja.
Media and Protocol Officer of the chamber, Gena Lubem, said in a statement that the ambassador stressed the need to galvanize resources for more joint economic activities between the countries.
He said that Cuba would explore more relations with Nigeria in the health industry, agriculture and sports.
According to him, Cuba is interested in manufacturing critical vaccines in Nigeria to tackle endemic ailments like Hepatitis B and C, Meningitis, Lassa fever and Diabetes.
Receiving the envoy, Kayode commended him for demonstrating genuine interest in improving the economic ties between Nigeria and Cuba.