Lagos - Leaders of the industrialized nations have shown preparedness to work with Nigeria to help the country solve its problems, President Muhammadu Buhari’s office said.
This followed the President’s arrival in Munich, Germany for the G7 Summit that ends on Tuesday.
The Senior Special Assistant (Media and Publicity) to the President, Garba Shehu, said top on the list of the requests President Buhari will tender before the G7 leaders is on the problem of security.
“We have a problem which they know,” Buhari is quoted as saying.
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According to Shehu, Buhari said he had used every opportunity at his disposal ahead of this meeting to discuss the country’s needs with specific reference to terrorism and development needs at person-to-person meetings and phone conversations with some of these leaders.
“These development issues, many and varied as they are, touch on the economy, combating corruption, increased foreign direct investment, FDI; power and energy, infrastructure, environment, enhanced transparency in elections and good governance.”
President Buhari was scheduled to hold meetings on the sidelines with the host, German Chancellor Angela Merkel, the French President, Francois Hollande, Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper, the Japanese Prime Minister, Shinzo Abe and the World Bank President, Dr Jim Yong Kim. – CAJ News
- CAJ News