Nine Pakistani companies of Pharmaceutical and Surgical sector are participating in Medic West Africa, Lagos, Nigeria. H.E. Maj Gen (R) Waqar Ahmad Kingravi, High Commissioner of Pakistan to Nigeria, Mr Ibrahim Yakasai, Hon Consul General of Pakistan to Nigeria and Mrs Adeoti Kabbassi, Hon Consul General of Pakistan to Benin Republic visited the stalls on first day of exhibition.

Pakistan High Commission in Abuja marked the country's 53rd Defence Day on the 6th of September with a simple yet graceful reception. Elaborating the significance of this day, Pakistan High Commissioner, Maj Gen (Retd) Waqar Ahmad Kingravi stated that this day commemorates the successful defence of their homeland by the valiant Armed Forces and brave people of Pakistan, against a large scale offensive launched by their much larger Eastern neighbour, over the issue of Kashmir.