Buhari Sets To Attend King Charles III’s Coronation In London

President Muhammadu Buhari is expected to depart for London, United Kingdom later Wednesday, May 3 to join other world leaders invited to attend the coronation of Charles III and his wife, Camilla, as His Majesty The King and Her Majesty The Queen Consort of the United Kingdom respectively.

The coronation will take place on Saturday, May 6.

According to a statement issued by Buhari’s special Adviser to the Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina on Wednesday said:  ”ahead of the coronation, the Commonwealth Secretariat will take advantage of the gathering of leaders in London to host a Commonwealth Summit for Presidents and Heads of Government of Commonwealth countries on Friday, May 5.

”Buhari is billed to participate in the Summit which will deliberate on the Future of the Commonwealth and the Role of the Youth.”

READ MORE: I’ve Fulfilled My Promise Of ‘Change’ To Nigerians – Buhari

Adesina added that president Buhari will be accompanied by the Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Boss Mustapha, Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama, Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, the National Security Adviser (NSA), Maj.-Gen Babagana Monguno (Rtd), the Director General, National Intelligence Agency, (NIA), Ambassador Ahmed Rufai Abubakar, the Chairperson/Chief Executive Officer of Nigerians in Diaspora Commission, Hon. Abike Dabiri-Erewa and other senior government officials.