STATE HOUSE PRESS RELEASE
BUHARI HEADS TO SOUTH AFRICA FOR AU SUMMIT
President Muhammadu Buhari will depart Abuja for South Africa on Saturday, June 13, to attend the 25th African Union Summit in Johannesburg.
President Buhari is scheduled to undertake his first continental assignment since taking office by chairing a meeting of the Peace and Security Committee of the African Union during the summit.
The President is also expected to hold bilateral talks with other African leaders on the sidelines of the summit to consolidate his ongoing drive to secure Nigeria and neighbouring countries from Boko Haram.
President Buhari is due back in Abuja on Tuesday at the conclusion of the summit which will focus mainly on continental peace and security.
Special Adviser to the President
(Media & Publicity)
June 12, 2015
It is important to note that this is the 4th International Trip the President is making so far in his 2 weeks old Presidency.
Buhari heads to South Africa for AU Summit