(MENAFN) Morocco and Nigeria were confirmed to have signed in Rabat three bilateral deals on cooperation.
The signing ceremony has been attended by and King Mohammed VI of Morrocco and Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari.
One of the agreements was said to be related to the strategic project of gas pipeline connecting Nigeria and Morocco.
A joint declaration has been made on the matter by General Manager of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) Farouk Garba Said, and General Director of the Moroccan Office for Hydrocarbons and Mining Amina Benkhadra.
The officials said that both sides "have worked effectively and constructively to ensure that the feasibility study for the pipeline, which is the first phase of this strategic project, is carried out by the contractor in a professional manner and in accordance with best practices."