Vice President of Nigeria, Yemi Osinbajo is to attend a summit by the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) to address the crisis in Mali.
This summit is scheduled to hold at Acrra, Ghana. Osinbajo embarked on the journey this morning, Tuesday, September 15.
This information was disclosed in a press statement by Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Laolu Akande.
Akande said that the vice-president will be represented President Muhammadu Buhari.
“The Accra meeting will form part of several efforts by leaders in the sub region to resolve Mali’s political crisis.
“While in Accra, the vice president will also meet with representatives of the Nigerian community in Ghana to discuss issues bordering on their well being in the West African country.
“Accompanying the vice president is the Minister of State for Foreign Affairs, Amb Zubairu Dada.
“Prof Osinbajo is expected back in Abuja today at the end of his engagements in Ghana.” The statement read.