The following statement was released by the Presidency
Ambassador to US gets Letter of Credence
Mar 17, 2010, 08:04
The Acting President, Dr. Goodluck Ebele Jonathan, on Tuesday March 16 in
State House, Abuja, gave Letter of Credence to Nigeria’s new Ambassador to
the United States of America, Prof. Ade Adefuye.
Prof. Adefuye had variously served Nigeria as Ambassador to Jamaica, Deputy
High Commissioner in the United Kingdom, and Director, Africa Section in the
Commonwealth Secretariat in London.
The Professor of History has been Adviser on Democracy and Good Governance to
President of the ECOWAS Commission since 2008, before his latest portfolio.