Ambassador Mikeš in Kaduna and Zaria
03.01.2014 / 13:30
Ambassador P. Mikeš with spouse visited from 29th to 31th December 2013 Kaduna and Zaria
Kaduna is a capital city of Kaduna State and a centre of its business activities. Zaria is another important city in Kaduna State and a traditional seat of emirate of Zazzau. In Zaria, Zaria Aviation College and Ahmadu Bello University (ABU) – the biggest and the oldest university in the North of Nigeria (40 000 students) – can be found.
Ambassador paid visit to representatives of business community, especially in the field of aviation. He paid a courtesy call to Shehu Idris, emir of the emirate of Zazzau in his palace in Zaria. Ambassador Pavel Mikeš also visited Ahmadu Bello University, where he discussed with the vice-chancellor of ABU, professor Abdulahi Mustaphou, the cooperation between ABU and Czech universities, particulary with the centres of African studies in Plzeň and Hradec Králové and about possible exchange of lecturers and postgraduates.