President Muhammadu Buhari will leave Abuja on Sunday for Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, where he will attend the inauguration of the country’s Prime Minister, Abiy Ahmed.
This was made known in a statement released by Femi Adesina, the President’s Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, on Saturday in Abuja, Nigeria.
“The President, who will depart Abuja for the Ethiopian capital on Sunday, is scheduled to deliver a goodwill message at the inauguration ceremony, following which he will attend a State Banquet in honour of visiting Heads of State and Governmaent,” according to the statement.
In addition to President Buhari, the Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama, and the Director-General of the National Intelligence Agency (NIA), Amb. Ahmed Rufai Abubakar will accompany President Buhari on his trip.