Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari has returned back to Nigeria after attending the 5-day Paris Peace Forum that was being held for the first time.
The event in Paris was to commemorate the centenary celebration of the Armistice signed on November 11, 2018. The peace agreement was between the Allied Forces and Germany in Forest of Compiegne in France to end the First World War.
While in France, President Buhari met with the Nigerian community there where he spoke on education, inclusive elections, security infrastructure and the economy.
He also joined other world leaders to discuss issues focusing on world peace and taking collective action. The Peace Forum was organized by the French Government in collaboration with Non-Governmental Associations (NGOs).
He was accompanied to Paris by Governors Aminu Masari, Willie Obiano and Kayode Fayemi of Katsina, Anambra and Ekiti States, respectively.
Others include the Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama; the Attorney-General and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami; the National Security Adviser, retired Maj-Gen. Babagana Monguno; and the Director-General, National Intelligence Agency, Ahmed Abubakar. (NAN).