President Muhammadu Buhari alongside his wife, Aisha and daughter have left Abuja for a trip to China.
The President is visiting China to participate in the 7th Summit of the Forum on China-Africa Cooperation (FOCAC) scheduled to hold September 3 – 4, 2018 in Beijing.
According to a statement by the President’s spokesman, Femi Adesina, Buhari’s first engagement in the country will be an interactive session with the Nigerian Community in China at the Nigerian Embassy.
He is also expected to deliver his remarks as the current chairman of ECOWAS at the “High-level Dialogue between Chinese and African leaders, business representatives and African entrepreneurs.”
President Buhari earlier today hosted German Chancellor Angela Merkel has at the presidential villa in Abuja.
Both leaders later addressed a press conference where illegal migration and other issues were discussed.
The German business team and Nigerian government officials also during the visit held a meeting where some agreements were signed between both countries.