President Paul Biya of Cameroon, today began a two-day state visit to Nigeria, at the invitation of President Muhammadu Buhari.
Biya was met on arrival by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo at the presidential wing of Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja.
While in Nigeria, Biya and Buhari, as well as their officials, will confer on issues of common interest to Nigeria and Cameroon, including on-going bilateral and regional cooperation against terrorism, violent extremism and cross-border crimes.
It is expected that new agreements to strengthen existing ties, as well as trade and economic relations between Nigeria and Cameroon, will be concluded and signed before the end of President Biya’s visit.
President Biya will leave Abuja on Wednesday, May 4, 2016.