The President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari ( retd .), will embark on a six-day trip to London on Friday, according to the State House. He is to participate in the inaugural UK – Africa Investment Summit, while in London.
The summit itself opens on Monday, January 20 , but Buhari jets out of Abuja on Friday. Buhari is expected back in Nigeria on Thursday, next week.
It will be his first foreign trip this new year. The Presidency, in a statement by Buhari’, s Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Mr Femi Adesina, explained that the British Prime Minister, Boris Johnson, would play host to the summit.