The Speaker of the Nigerian House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila has led a high-ranked Nigerian delegation for a two-day visit to the Parliament of Ghana.

The visit is to address the current trade impasse between Ghana and Nigeria.

The delegation were met at the airport by his Ghanaian counterpart, Prof Aaron Michael Oquaye.

Setting the tone for the visit when he welcomed the Nigerian delegation, Prof. Oquaye said Ghana and Nigeria are like tongue and teeth, and although they may offend each other, they also derive great pleasure from the benefits of coexistence.

He reiterated how important it was for good relations between the two countries to be maintained at all times.

The Nigerian Speaker, Femi Gbajabiamila agreed with his Ghanaian counterpart on good relations and hoped that at the end of his visit, a good resolution will be found to the issues confronting the two countries, bearing in mind, the national interests of the individual countries.