President Muhammadu Buhari has arrived in Addis Ababa, the Ethiopian capital.
He arrived on Sunday for the Monday inauguration of Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed for another five-year term.
The News Agency of Nigeria monitoring the president’s visit reports that the presidential aircraft carrying President Buhari and some members of his entourage landed at the newly built VIP Terminal of Bole International Airport at 5:06p.m (Nigerian time).
The Nigerian leader, who was accorded a full guard of honour by the Ethiopian National Defence Force on his arrival, was received by Prime Minister Ahmed.
NAN reports that after the inspection of the guard of honour, the Prime Minister gestured the President into a waiting SUV, took control of the wheels, chauffeuring him straight to the newly built expansive friendship park for a private dinner.
The dinner was attended by the President of Ethiopia, Sahle-Work Zewde, and the President of Senegal, Macky Sall.