The U.S. Ambassador to the UN, Samantha Power, on Thursday promised that the United States Embassy would offer technical assistance to help Nigeria solve the problem of fuel scarcity.
Ms. Power made the promise in an interview with newsmen journalists her visit to the Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama.
“Just last night when I was coming from the airport, I saw long lines at petrol stations here in Nigeria.
“And I really feel for the people of this country, who are going through this difficult economic time.
“And I think this is something the embassy has promised to offer whatever technical advice, counsel and technical assistance that we can offer.
“But we know that some of the best minds in Nigeria are thinking about that, including the ministers in this government,” she said.
The Envoy said the U.S would discuss with Nigeria on ways to diversify its economy