President Muhammadu Buhari will be in Kenya on Saturday to attend a two-day sixth Tokyo International Conference on African Development.
According to a Daily Post report, this is contained in a statement issued in Abuja on Thursday by the president’s Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Mr Femi Adesina.
The statement said that the summit was being organised by the Government of Japan, United Nations Office of the Special Adviser on Africa, United Nations Development Programme, African Union and the World Bank.
The summit will focus on promoting structural economic transformation through diversification and industrialisation, promoting resilient health system for quality life and promoting social stability for shared prosperity.
The statement said that during the conference, Buhari would participate in plenary sessions on TICAD in alignment with African Development, the Dialogue with the Private Sector and Global Launch of the Second Africa Human Development Report.
It stated that the president would also hold a bilateral meeting with the Japanese Prime Minister, Shinzo Abe.
“No fewer than 35 African leaders are expected at the two-day high level summit which will also be attended by leading private sector companies from Japan.