Muhammadu Buhari, the President of Nigeria will on Sunday, June 10, embark on a two-day working visit to the Kingdom of Morocco.
The visit, according to a statement released by the Presidency, which is at the invitation of His Royal Majesty, King Mohammed VI, will see the two leaders discuss socio-economic matters affecting their countries, following prior engagements in December 2016, during the official visit of His Majesty to Nigeria.
“In Rabat, discussions will focus on strengthening existing agreements on the fertilizer industry, education cooperation, the Nigeria-Morocco Gas Pipeline project and establishing a basic chemical platform to harness Nigeria’s vast natural gas resources and support Morocco’s diammonium phosphate industry.
“It is noteworthy that following the signing of a collaboration agreement between Nigeria and Morocco in December 2016 to revive the abandoned Nigerian fertilizer blending plants, 14 plants have been revitalized so far under the Presidential Fertilizer Initiative (PFI) with a total capacity of 2.3 million MT of NPK fertilizers.”
President Buhari will be accompanied on the trip by Ebonyi Governor, Dave Umahi, Jigawa Governor, Abubakar Badaru and other senior Government officials.