By Nelson NseAbasi
Cross River State delegation is flying the Nigerian flag proudly as the Colours of Africa continental cultural and business summit kicks off in style in Bangkok, Thailand capital.
The delegation is led by Her Excellency, the wife of the governor of Cross River State, Dr Linda Ayade, who joined in the drumming to mark the opening ceremony.
As Asian countries canvass to penetrate the African market, the Kingdom of Thailand had invited selected African Countries for a business meeting and cross cultural exchange.
Cross River state is representing Nigeria in the mix, owing to the huge investment in tourism and enterprise creation by the governor.
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“The Colours of Africa 2019” event from 6 – 8 September 2019 during 11.00 – 22.00 hours at Eden Hall, Central World.
The event aims to promote a better understanding of the African continent amongst the Thai public, create awareness of trade, investment and tourism opportunities in Africa, as well as enhancing cultural exchanges and people-to-people contacts between Thailand and Africa.