By Mumin Altas
ANKARA (AA) – Turkey’s vice president on Wednesday received Niger's mining minister in the capital Ankara, according to presidential sources.
The closed-door meeting between Fuat Oktay and Hassane Baraze Moussa was held at the presidential complex, said the sources, who asked not to be named due to restrictions on speaking to the media.
The two discussed bilateral relations between Turkey and Niger in every area.
Oktay and Moussa agreed to improve bilateral cooperation in the mining sector and to share Turkey’s knowledge and experience of mining with the West African nation.
They also exchanged views on seeking opportunities for cooperation over operating agricultural lands in Niger, the sources added.