President Muhammadu Buhari will on Tuesday leave Nigeria to Belgium.
President Buhari will join European and other African leaders as well as heads of multilateral organisations at the 6th European Union-African Union Summit in Brussels.
The Summit, which holds February 17 – 18, 2022, will have the participants discuss issues affecting the world.
Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media, Garba Shehu, in a statement said some issues to be discussed at the Summit includes: Financing for Sustainable and Inclusive Growth; Climate Change and Energy Transition, Digital and Transport (Connectivity and Infrastructure); Peace, Security and Governance; and Private Sector Support and Economic Integration.
Others are Education, Culture and Vocational Training, Migration and Mobility, Agriculture and Sustainable Development and Health Systems and Vaccine Production.
“The President will be accompanied on the trip by the Minister of Foreign Affairs, Ambassador Geoffrey Onyeama, Minister of Health, Osagie Ehanire, and Minister of State for the Environment, Sharon Ikeazor.
” Others are the National Security Adviser, Maj.Gen.Babagana Monguno (rtd), Director General of the National Intelligence Agency , Amb. Ahmed Rufai Abubakar and the Chief Executive Officer of Nigerians in Diaspora Commission, Hon. Abike Dabiri-Erewa will also be part of the entourage,” he said.
President Buhari is expected back in the country on Saturday.