Hello 

Create Profile

Creating your profile will enable you to submit photos and stories to get published on News24.


Please provide a username for your profile page:

This username must be unique, cannot be edited and will be used in the URL to your profile page across the entire 24.com network.

Facebook Sign-In

Hi News addict,

Join the News24 Community to be involved in breaking the news.

Log in with Facebook to comment and personalise news, weather and listings.

 

Jonathan begins visit to London

07 February 2013, 15:00

London - President Goodluck Jonathan arrived in London on Wednesday night at the start of a visit to the United Kingdom.

The western Europe correspondent of the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Jonathan who is being accompanied on the visit by his wife, Patience was received on arrival by the Nigerian High Commissioner to Britain, Dr Dalhatu Tafida and officials for the commission.

NAN reports that during the visit, the president will hold bilateral talks with the British Prime Minister, Mr David Cameron.

A statement issued on Tuesday by the Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media, Reuben Abati said the President would also attend the launching of the Olusegun Obasanjo foundation.

The foundation is the initiative of former President Olusegun Obasanjo.

Abati said that during his two nations tour, President Jonathan is also expected to visit Paris, where he will hold talks with French President Francois Hollande before returning to Abuja.

The president had earlier on Wednesday attended the summit of the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation in the Egyptian capital Cairo.

NAN

NEXT ON NEWS24 NIGERIAX

Read News24’s Comments Policy

Comment on this story
0 comments
Add your comment
Comment 0 characters remaining

Read more from our Users

Submitted by
Chidi Anyaehie
What is Faan up to?

Since the exit of the former aviation minister Stella Odua, FAAN has constituted themselves into another NCS, but that's not all. Read more...

Submitted by
SAMUEL UFOT EKEKERE
Time for change: Now or later

Even amongst people of little or no spiritual attributes, there is a strong tendency towards waiting. Read more...

Submitted by
Deacon Jackson Udom
Akwa Ibom SSG charges Eket Distri...

Secretary to the Akwa Ibom State Government, Mr udom Emmanuel has charged the people of Eket senatorial district to consistently follow leaders like Chief Essien Ndueso . Read more...

AIG Mbu’s tyranny and matters ari...

This in the main explains why Amaechi Anakwue’s travails should be viewed as an attempt by the Nigeria Police Force. Read more...

Submitted by
Aminu Mukhtar
My village is on fire

The most surprising thing about our today's leaders is that in my village (Mada) Gusau Zamfara State and nearby villages people are like animals. Read more...

Submitted by
Murphy Adisa
Hon Mashood Mustapha

Has contributed immensely to the development of the constituency he is representing, through empowerment namely. Read more...