The president of France , Emmanuel Macron, who will be arriving in Nigeria today, will tomorrow (July 4) commission a new Alliance Franchise Centre in Lagos. The awesome and tastefully furnished new centre, which will function as the organisation’s headquarters is located at No. 9 Osborne Road, Ikoyi, Lagos.
The inauguration of the state-of-the-art Alliance Française complex is scheduled as one of the highlights of President Macron’s visit to Nigeria. The event, which is billed to start at 9 a.m, is expected to be attended by the French Ambassador to Nigeria, Denys Gauer; top government officials, members of the diplomatic community, captains of industry and cultural ambassadors, amongst other dignitaries. Alliance Française is a French language and cultural centre, which has 10 associations throughout Nigeria. They are located in Enugu, Ibadan, Ilorin, Jos, Kano, Kaduna, Lagos, Maiduguri, Owerri and Port Harcourt.