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Buhari Off To Ghana For Talks

Posted: Sep 6, 2015 at 3:09 pm   /   by   /   comments (0)

President Muhammadu Buhari would be in Accra, Ghana, on Monday, September 7, 2015, on a one-day official visit, a Presidency statement has announced.

During the visit, Buhari will confer with his Ghanaian counterpart, President John Dramani Mahama, on bilateral relations, regional security, trade and other issues of common interest to Nigeria and Ghana.

The talks will also be of interest to other member-nations of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS), said the statement issued by presidential spokesman, Femi Adesina.

The President will be accompanied to Accra by the National Security Adviser, Babagana Monguno, and the permanent secretaries for the ministries of Foreign Affairs, Defence, Justice, and Industry, Trade and Investment.

He is also expected to meet with members of the Nigerian community and entrepreneurs in Ghana before returning to Abuja on Monday evening.