Northern Nigeria governors Attend Symposium in Washington D.C

Governors of the 19 northern states in Nigeria are presently in Washington DC to attend a special symposium organised by United States Institute of Peace (USIP).

The visiting governors are expected to spend three days in the U.S Capital to discuss, designed and amongst other things, seek possible ways of attaining lasting peace in Northern Nigeria. They will also meet with Steve Hayes, chairman of the Corporate Council on Africa and Gayle Smith, USAID director, to discuss project priorities for northern Nigeria.

See photos from their first meeting yesterday.

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