USA WELCOMES BUHARI TOUCHES DOWN AT JOINT BASE ANDREWS AIRPORT , DC , USA
President Muhammadu Buhari has just arrived the Joint Base Andrews International Airport, Washington DC, ahead of tomorrow’s meeting with US President, Barack Obama.
Buhari’s arrival to the US was announced by the Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, who tweeted: “Pres. @MBuhari has just arrived the Joint Base Andrews Int’l Airport, Washington DC for tomorrow’s meeting with Pres. Obama
The All Progressives Congress (APC) USA International Secretariat has rolled the red carpet to welcome Nigeria’s President, Muhammadu Buhari to the United States.
In a statement issued by Francis John, International Coordinator of the party, he said: “APC USA joins the White House in welcoming President Muhammadu Buhari to Washington DC on July 20,” he said.
“We thank President Obama for this invitation and look forward to a mutual agreement between America and Nigeria.”
Buhari will visit the US on a three-day official visit between July 20 and 23. A source close to the Presidency says discussion about bringing an end to Islamist sect, Boko Haram, will be top of the bill.
“Francis John, international coordinator; Alhaji Muftau Medupin, Secretary General; Mesi Ada Usiade, Diaspora Woman Leader and Mrs. Kennie Usman Katsina, Chair Board of Trustee will welcome Buhari in Washington DC,” the statement said.