- President Muhammadu Buhari departed Nigeria for South Africa yesterday afternoon
- The president arrived South Africa in the evening of Wednesday, October 2
South African top government officials and Nigerian delegation welcomed President Buhari at the airport.
According to the president’s aide, Bashir Ahmad:
“President Muhammadu Buhari has arrived South Africa on a three-day State Visit. PMB is in SA following an invitation by President @CyrilRamaphosa, to discuss welfare of Nigerians, and find common grounds for building harmonious relations with their hosts. #PMBinSouthAfrica.
“While in SA, PMB will hold a town hall meeting with Nigerians living in the country, with a view to sharing in their experiences and reassuring them of the @NigerianGov’s commitment to working for the protection of their lives and property and promoting peaceful co-existence.”
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Watch the video of President Buhari’s arrival below: