President Muhammadu Buhari has left Abuja for London. He will be away for two weeks,Femi Adesina, Presidential spokesman, announced this in a statement on Monday.
Adesina said the president will first attend an education summit in the United Kingdom and also see his doctors.
“President Muhammadu Buhari will today Monday July 26, 2021, travel to the United Kingdom to participate in the Global Education Summit on Financing Global Partnership for Education, GPE, 2021-2025.”
“The Summit, which will be co-hosted by the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom, Boris Johnson, and the President of Kenya, Uhuru Kenyatta, will bring together Heads of State and Government as well as stakeholders and youth leaders, and provide a platform for partners to chart a way forward towards transforming education systems in partner countries, through exchange of best practices.
“It will also offer the opportunity for leaders to make 5-year pledges to support GPE’s work to help transform education systems in up to 90 countries and territories,” said the statement.