President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday, October 15, hosted President Umaro Embalo of Guinea Bissau and his Senegalese counterpart, Macky Sall to a private dinner at the State House, Abuja.
The special adviser on media and publicity to the president, Femi Adesina, shared pictures of Buhari meeting the two African presidents.
The two West African leaders are in Abuja on official engagements when they were invited by the Nigerian leader for the dinner, the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports.
Government officials who joined the president in the dinner include, the Chief of Staff to the President, Prof. Ibrahim Gambari, some cabinet members, as well as, presidential aides.
Recall that President Buhari met with the leader of the gold coast, Nana Akufo-Addo following the friction that ensued from the treatment of Nigerians in Ghana.
— Presidency Nigeria (@NGRPresident) October 15, 2020
The closed-door meeting between both African leaders was held in the Presidential Villa, Abuja in the night of Sunday, September 20.
The crucial meeting was announced on the verified Twitter handle of Bashir Ahmad, the president’s personal assistant on new media.