President Muhammadu Buhari will leave Nigeria today for Washington, USA to attend a one-week United States-Africa Leaders Summit.
Buhari’s travel plan was revealed in a statement by the Senior Special Assistant to the President, Garba Shehu, on Saturday.
According to the statement, US President Joe Biden is looking forward to “working with African governments, civil society, diaspora communities across the United States, and the private sector to continue strengthening our shared vision for the future of US-Africa relations”.
Among other things, the summit will highlight the US commitment to Africa’s development through improved economic and diplomatic corporations.
President Buhari returned to the country on November 13 after a trip to the United Kingdom for a medical checkup.
One of the highlights of his visit to the foreign country was his meeting with King Charles at Buckingham Palace.