Expo 2020 in Dubai: What Benefits to Africa?


Mohammed Dansanta Rimi, Nigeria Ambassador to the United Arab
Emirates (UAE) delivering a letter to Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum,
Chairman of the Expo 2020 Dubai Higher Committee in Dubai to confirm Nigeria’s participation

By Edwin Nwachukwu, News Agency of Nigeria (NAN)

As countries plan to showcase their potential at the Dubai Expo 2020, the show promises to be an invaluable platform for all African nations to strengthen not only their relationship with the United Arab Emirates (UAE) but with the rest of the world.

The Expo, the first to be held in the Middle East, will hold within the Dubai South District on a site that is 4.38 square kilometres.

It is close to Al Maktoum International Airport and easily reached from Dubai International Airport, Abu Dhabi International Airport and Dubai, Abu Dhabi Cruise Terminals.

Approximately 2 square kilometres will form the Expo gate area, while the remaining 2.4 square kilometres will feature supporting amenities, including the…

Source: News Agency of Nigeria