Buhari to attend Business Forum in Egypt

Buhari to attend Business Forum in  Egypt
February 18 20:20 2016
President Muhammadu Buhari will on Friday depart Abuja for  Sheikh, Egypt to participate in the Business for Africa, Egypt and the World Forum.
The forum, which opens in the Egyptian resort town on Saturday, February 18, 2016, is being organized by the Egyptian government under the auspices of the African Union Commission.
According to a statement by Presidential spokesman, Femi Adesina, the forum’s objective is to accelerate private sector engagement and investment within Africa and promote the development of African ties and partnerships.
“President Buhari, President Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi of Egypt and the Presidents of Togo, Sudan, Kenya, Gabon, Equatorial Guinea and the Prime Minister of Ethiopia are among confirmed speakers at the forum.
Other confirmed speakers include the President of the African Development Bank, Dr. Akinwumi Adesina and the President/CEO of Dangote Group, Aliko Dangote,” the statement read in part.
The President will be accompanied on the trip by the Minister of Foreign Affairs, Mr. Geoffrey Onyeama and the Minister of Industry, Trade and Investment, Dr Okechukwu Enelama.