President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday met behind closed doorways with President Patrice Talon of Benin Republic on the State Home, Abuja.
The Information Company of Nigeria (NAN) stories that the Beninese chief, who arrived on the forecourt of the presidential villa at 11.09 a.m., was acquired by Mr Buhari.
The agenda of the assembly between the 2 leaders, who instantly went right into a closed-door assembly, was unknown to journalists.
NAN, nonetheless, gathered that Mr Talon, who final met with the Nigerian chief in June 2019, was within the villa to thank Mr Buhari for ordering the re-opening of Nigerian borders in December 2020.
Mr Buhari had in August 2019 ordered closure of Nigeria’s land borders to verify smuggling of rice and different foodstuff in addition to small arms and light-weight weapons.
The president and the visiting Beninese chief are additionally anticipated to debate safety and bilateral issues in addition to different sub-regional points.