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