President Muhammadu Buhari arrives Saudi Arabia for Investment Conference.
Written by News Room on October 26, 2021
President Muhammadu Buhari has arrived Riyadh, Saudi Arabia ahead of the investment conference organised by the Future Investment Initiative Institute.
The presidential aircraft carrying the president and some members of his entourage landed at the King Khalid International Airport Riyadh at about 11.00 p.m. local time.
The president was welcomed at the airport by a team of Saudi government and Nigerian Embassy officials, some cabinet ministers from Nigeria as well as some members of Nigerian community in Saudi Arabia.
President Buhari is expected to be joined at the 5th edition of the flagship investment event by business executives from Nigeria, bankers, captains of industry and energy experts to discuss issues on the future of investments across the globe.
According to an earlier statement on the summit, reissued by spokesman of the president, Malam Garba Shehu, on Monday in Abuja, the three-day event, with the theme, Investment in Humanity, would host global executives and asset managers.
Shehu also disclosed that the president would perform the lesser Hajj in Madinah and Makkah before returning to the country on Friday.