A delegation comprising the Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Khadija Bukar Abba Ibrahim, and the Governors of Yobe, Borno and Katsina States, Ibrahim Gaidam, Kashim Shettima and Aminu Bello Masari is on its way to Tawa in the Republic of Niger to attend a ceremony marking that country’s national day today.

The minister and governors will represent H.E President Muhammadu Buhari at the event.

Among other things, the delegation will congratulate Niger Republic on the auspicious occasion of their National Day and will also reaffirm Nigeria’s long standing relationship with its neighbor to the north.

The delegation is expected back in the country later in the day.

Source: Abdullah Bego