Buhari leaves Nigeria for US today to attend weeklong summit

President Muhammadu Buhari will today depart Nigeria for Washington, USA to attend a weeklong United States-Africa Leaders Summit.

It was learnt in a statement by the Senior Special Assistant to the President, Garba Shehu, on Saturday.

He says, US president Joe Biden, will be 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”.

The forum would showcase US commitment to developing the African continent and region via improved economic and diplomatic corporations.