President Muhammadu Buhari will be departing Abuja for Senegal on Wednesday to participate in the International Development Association (IDA) for Africa Summit in Dakar, Senegal.
The President’s Trip is coming amidst attacks on Kuje Prisons in Abuja and on his advanced team on Tuesday.
Two people were injured after bandits ambushed the President’s Advanced Team Convoy in Dutsinma, Katsina state. Also, Kuje Prisons was attacked later that day leading to the release of Inmates comprising of hundreds of Terrorists.
“The President will be accompanied on the trip by the Ministers of Foreign Affairs, Geoffery Onyeama; Finance, Budget and National Planning, Zainab Ahmed; as well as Industry, Trade and Investment, Adeniyi Adebayo.”
“Others on the entourage are: the Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, Godwin Emefiele; Director- General, National Intelligence Agency (NIA), Amb. Ahmed Rufa’i Abubakar; Director-General, Debt Management Office, Patience Oniha; and the Managing Director of the Bank of Industry, Olukayode Pitan.
“President Buhari is expected back in the country at the end of the Summit on Thursday, July 7.”