President Muhammadu Buhari will on Friday depart Nigeria for Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, to attend the 33rd Ordinary Session of Heads of State and Government of the African Union (AU).
Buhari will join leaders from the 55-member countries of the African Union to participate in the Summit with the theme, “Silencing the Guns: Creating Conducive Conditions for Africa’s Development.”
He will also attend the 29th Forum of Heads of State and Government of Participating States of the African Peer Review Mechanism (APRM) and the 27th Session of New Partnership for Africa’s Development (NEPAD) Heads of State and Government Orientation Committee (AUDA-NEPAD).
The meetings will precede the 33rd Ordinary Session of the Assembly.
The President would be accompanied by Governors of Cross River and Imo, Ben Ayade, and Hope Uzodinma amongst other dignitaries.