Home / News / Africa / Buhari in Addis Ababa for inauguration Ethiopian Prime Minister for second term in office

Buhari in Addis Ababa for inauguration Ethiopian Prime Minister for second term in office

President Buhari arriving Addis Ababa ahead of the Inauguration of Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed for 2nd Term in Ethiopia on 3rd Oct 2021

President Muhammadu Buhari is in Addis Ababa for the inauguration of the Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed for a second five-year term in office.

The President, who departed Abuja for the Ethiopian capital on Sunday, is scheduled to deliver a goodwill message at the inauguration ceremony, after which he will attend a State Banquet in honour of visiting Heads of State and Government.

President Buhari is accompanied by the Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama, and the Director-General of the National Intelligence Agency (NIA), Ambassador Ahmed Rufai Abubakar.

He is expected back in Abuja on Tuesday.

Prime Minister Ahmed secured another term in office following the victory of Ethiopia’s governing Prosperity Party in the country’s parliamentary election of June 21.

In his earlier congratulatory message to the Prime Minister, President Buhari had assured that Nigeria will continue to support the unity and territorial well-being of Ethiopia and all African States.

‘‘On behalf of the Nigerian people, I send you and the people of Ethiopia our well wishes for your courage and commitment to the democratic process and urge you to continue with the good policies of your government that endeared you to the people,’’ the President said in his congratulatory message to the Prime Minister.

About admin

Check Also

Buhari at the Trade and Investment Forum, Dubai Expo 2020

Related PostsBuhari in Dubai for Expo 2020; Receives briefingExpo 2020: Nigeria remains most viable, attractive …

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *