President Muhammadu Buhari will on Monday, July 26th travel to the United Kingdom to participate in the Global Education Summit on Financing Global Partnership for Education and as well visit his doctors for medical check-up after the summit
This was disclosed in a statement issued by his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina.
According to the statement, “The Summit, which will be co-hosted by the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom, Boris Johnson, and the President of Kenya, Uhuru Kenyatta, will bring together Heads of State and Government as well as stakeholders and youth leaders, and provide a platform for partners to chart a way forward towards transforming education systems in partner countries, through exchange of best practices.
“It will also offer the opportunity for leaders to make 5-year pledges to support GPE’s work to help transform education systems in up to 90 countries and territories.
“Deliberations at the Summit will focus on: The Power of Education –A Conversation between Global Champions; Transforming Education for Girls; Financing for Impact and Recovery and; What Now? Priorities for Transforming Education in the Coming Five Years, among others.”
“After the Summit, the President will spend a few days for an earlier scheduled medical check-up.
“He is due back by second week of August, 2021,” it said.
President Buhari will be accompanied by some ministers and top government dignitaries