- President Muhammadu Buhari will depart Nigeria later today for the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
- Nigeria’s number one citizen will later travel to London after the Saudi Arabia trip for a two weeks private visit
- In Saudi Arabia, President Buhari will be one of the participants in an Economic Forum of the Future Investment Initiative in Riyadh.
Femi Adesina, special adviser on media and publicity to the President issued a Press Release to this effect:
STATE HOUSE PRESS RELEASE
PRESIDENT BUHARI TO EMBARK ON PRIVATE VISIT TO LONDON, AFTER ECONOMIC FORUM IN SAUDI ARABIA
President Muhammadu Buhari leaves the country today on an official trip to Kingdom of Saudi Arabia to attend Economic Forum of the Future Investment Initiative (FII) in Riyadh.
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On the sideline of the event, President Buhari will hold bilateral talks with His Majesty King Salman and His Majesty King Abdullah ll of Jordan.
On Wednesday, 30th October, 2019, the President will participate in the High Level Event titled “What is Next for Africa: How will Investment and Trade Transform the Continent into the Next Great Economic Success Story?” with Presidents of Kenya, Congo-Brazzaville and Burkina Faso.
At the end of the summit, President Buhari will on Saturday 2nd November, 2019, proceed to the United Kingdom on a private visit. He is expected to return to Nigeria on 17th November, 2019.
Special Adviser to the President
(Media & Publicity)
October 28, 2019