President Muhammadu Buhari departs Abuja Monday to attend a three-day Russia-Africa Summit in Sochi, Russia, October 23rd – 25th, with concentrate on exploring and increasing alternatives in safety, commerce and funding, science and expertise, and gasoline manufacturing.
Through the summit, President Buhari will meet with President Vladimir Putin of Russia to additional strengthen relations in safety, commerce and funding, and constructing partnership that may improve Nigeria’s enormous gasoline potential, following Russia’s exceptional success in gasoline exportation.
The summit, which might be attended by African Heads of State, will convey recent views on some world points and challenges like nuclear expertise, power growth, digital transformation, atmosphere, technical safety, mining and metal, training, agriculture, infrastructure and growth methods.
An African Enterprise Discussion board, which can convey collectively African and Russian enterprise leaders, might be held throughout the occasion to boost Russian investments in Africa, and promote African enterprise curiosity within the host nation.
President Buhari might be accompanied by Governor Muhammad Inuwa Yahaya of Gombe State, Governor Bello Matawalle of Zamfara State and Governor Kayode Fayemi of Ekiti State.
Others on the journey are: Minister of Overseas Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama, Minister of Commerce and Funding, Adeniyi Adebayo, Minister of Mines and Metal Growth, Olamilekan Adegbite and Minister of State, Petroleum, Timipre Sylva.
The President will return to the nation after the summit.