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A major power and the third ranking in GDP, Nigeria is home to the largest population on the African continent (160 million people) and holds plenty of natural resources: oil and natural gas. Nigeria is also the largest country of exporting petroleum in Africa. There are large income disparities within the country, and the lack of development of social infrastructure prevents of improving living conditions and promoting business investment. Effectively combining the schemes of technical cooperation, ODA loans and grant aid, JICA will support Nigeria on: 1) realizing human security and achieving the MDGs, and 2) providing basic infrastructure for sustainable economic growth that is balanced.

Office Information
JICA Nigeria Office
3rd Floor, Relais International Business Center, 12 Charles de Gaulle Street, Area 11 - Asokoro, Abuja, NIGERIA
(P.M.B. 5090, Wuse, Abuja, Nigeria)

What's New

February 21, 2018 JICA's Cooperation with Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC): Post Assessment Workshop for Biomedical Engineering Assessment of Molecular Diagnostic Capacity for NCDC Designated Laboratories
February 20, 2018 Alternative to Sand-Casted Aluminium False Bottom for Improved Rice Parboiling
February 14, 2018 Standards Organization of Nigeria Published the Paddy Grading Standard and Adopts the Paddy Grading Manual and Paddy Quality Checking Manual developed by JICA and FMARD
February 13, 2018 One and a Half Years after Completion of JICA Project: Intervened Rice Processors Remain Producing Improved Quality Rice
January 23, 2018 JICA has Disseminated Improved Parboiling Technology to 21 States in Nigeria

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