President Muhammadu Buhari has returned to Abuja after participating at the three-day 6th EU – Africa Summit in Brussels, the capital of Belgium.
The President arrived the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja, around 5:25pm on Saturday.
President Buhari was received on arrival at the airport by his Chief of Staff, Professor Ibrahim Gambari; Minister of the Federal Capital Territory FCT, Malam Mohammed Musa Bello; Inspector-General of Police, Usman Alkali Baba; and Director General of National Intelligence Agency (NIA), Ambassador Ahmed Rufa’i Abubakar.
The President left the country on Tuesday February 15, to join other African and European leaders to discuss issues of mutual concerns to both continents, including 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 were: Education, Culture and Vocational Training, Migration and Mobility; Agriculture and Sustainable Development and Health Systems and Vaccine Production.
He also used the opportunity to attend some bilateral engagements with regards to various issues of interest to Nigeria.
He was accompanied on the trip by the Minister of Foreign Affairs, Ambassador Geoffrey Onyeama, Minister of Health, Dr Osagie Ehanire, and Minister of State for the Environment, Sharon Ikeazor.
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 were also be part of the entourage.