EghtesadOnline: Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif met and conferred with his Nigerian counterpart Geoffrey Onyeama on Monday.
The two sides discussed expansion of economic and diplomatic relations.
Zarif arrived in Abuja, Nigeria, on Sunday night at the head of a diplomatic and economic delegation, according to ISNA.
He is to meet with Nigerian president and parliament speaker and attend Iran-Nigeria joint economic commission meeting on Monday.
Zarif is in his tour of west Africa, which will take him to Ghana, Guinea Conakry and Mali after Nigeria.