President Muhammadu Buhari will Monday depart Nigeria for Niger Republic.
President Buhari might be touring to Niamey, Niger republic to take part within the 57th Odd Session of the ECOWAS Authority of Heads of State and Authorities.
Garba Shehu, Buhari’s Spokesman disclosed this in a press release made accessible to DAILY POST on Sunday.
Buhari is anticipated to take part in a “one-day summit will deliberate on the Particular Report on COVID-19 to be introduced by President Buhari who was appointed the ECOWAS Champion on the Battle in opposition to COVID-19 through the Extraordinary Digital Summit of ECOWAS on April 23, 2020.
“As a Champion, the Nigerian chief was anticipated to coordinate the sub-regional response in opposition to the pandemic. In furtherance of that goal, below the supervision of the Champion, Nigerian Ministers of Well being, Aviation and Finance had been appointed Chairpersons of the Ministerial Coordination Committees on Well being; Transport, Logistics and Commerce; and Finance respectively.”
The rising charge of terrorism, armed banditry and the democratic course of by the navy in Mali, may also be mentioned on the submit.
President Buhari might be accompanied to the Summit by ministers and different prime authorities officers, will return to Abuja after the assembly.
“On the submit, a Particular Report might be acquired on the ECOWAS Single Foreign money Programme to be introduced by President Julius Maada Bio of Sierra Leone and Chair of the Authority of Heads of State and Authorities of the West African Financial Zone (WAMZ), and President Alassane Ouattara, who’s Chair of the West African Financial Financial Union (WAEMU/UEMOA).
Additionally the President of the ECOWAS Fee, Jean Claude Kassi Brou will current to the West African leaders, the 2020 Interim Report on actions of the sub-regional physique together with ECOWAS Imaginative and prescient 2050.
“Equally, in Burkina Faso, Cote d’Ivoire, Ghana, Guinea and Niger the place parliamentary and presidential elections are scheduled for this 12 months, the crucial to strengthen democracy within the sub-region by respecting constitutional provisions, rule of regulation and outcomes of free and truthful polls, might be emphasised,” the assertion added.