MEDIA ADVISORY: Tomorrow – A Business Discussion Featuring His Highness Muhammadu Sanusi II, Emir of Kano, Nigeria

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MEDIA ADVISORY: Tomorrow – A Business Discussion Featuring His Highness Muhammadu Sanusi II, Emir of Kano, Nigeria

 

International Green Structure (IGS) and the Initiative for Global Development (IGD) host a special luncheon with Muhammadu Sanusi II on the occasion of his special visit to Washington D.C.

 

Washington, D.C., March 10, 2015 – International Green Structure (IGS) and the Initiative for Global Development (IGD) announced today that they will be hosting a special luncheon with His Highness Muhammadu Sanusi II, the Emir of Kano on Wednesday, March 11, 2015. The Emir and his delegation are visiting the United States for special meetings with IGS, an American company working on a sustainable housing project in Kano, Nigeria. The luncheon will be followed by a discussion on the important role of business in Nigeria, exemplified by the collaboration between IGS and the Nigeria’s Countrywide Housing Company (CHC Ltd) on a $5.7 million contract for sustainable and green housing. Press and representatives from media outlets are invited to attend.

EVENT DETAILS

What: Post-luncheon discussion to emphasize the important role of business in Nigeria.

Who:

Muhammadu Sanusi II, Emir of Kano

Mima Nedelcovych, CEO of IGD

Richard China, CEO of IGS Ltd

Ali Magashi, Chairman of CHC Ltd

Farouk Gumel, Managing Partner, PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC)

When: 2:30pm – 3:30pm (EST)

Where: The Army & Navy Club on Farragut square, 901 17th street NW, Washington, DC 20006

Contact: Thuy Dinh, Manager, Communications & Media, Initiative for Global Development (IGD)

202.454.3960 or 832.907.5546 (mobile)

tdinh@igdleaders.org

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