VOTE OF THANKS
The Council of Ministers of the Organization of African Unity, meeting in its Fifty-fourth Ordinary Session in Abuja, Federal Republic of Nigeria, from 27 May to 1 June 1991,
Deeply touched by the kind invitation of the Government of the Federal Republic of Nigeria extended to the OAU in July 1990,
Considering the excellent material preparations made for the Session and the fraternal welcome accorded to delegations,
Grateful to the dynamic people of Nigeria and their Government for the great sacrifice they have made to ensure the success of the Session at this period of economic crisis:
EXPRESSES ITS PROFOUND GRATITUDE to the President, the Government and people of Nigeria for the great sacrifices they have made;
THANKS them for their hospitality for which the African tradition is famous;
EXPRESSES ITS FERVENT DESIRE that the City of ABUJA will continue to grow and prosper for the greatest benefit of the people of Nigeria.