President Muhammadu Buhari has returned to the country on Monday after attending the 12th Extraordinary Summit of the African Union in Niamey, Niger Republic.
According to the News Agency of Nigeria, the presidential aircraft carrying the president and his entourage landed at the Presidential Wing of the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja at about 1:25 p.m.
During the summit, President Buhari signed the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) after delaying its signage which entered into force on May 30, 2019, making Nigeria the 53rd state in the continent to sign on the document. According to the president;
‘We need all the support we can get on infrastructure because the oil will not last forever”