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COVID-19: Buhari Participates In Extraordinary China-Africa Summit

Channels Television  
Updated June 17, 2020
A file photo of President Muhammadu Buhari.

 

President Muhammadu Buhari is currently participating at the Extraordinary China-Africa Summit on Solidarity against COVID-19.

The meeting is holding via video-conference with Chinese President Xi Jinping presiding.

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The summit is jointly proposed by China; South Africa, the rotating chair of the African Union (AU); and Senegal, co-chair of the Forum on China-Africa Cooperation.

Also at the virtual meeting are secretary-general of the United Nations and the director-general of the World Health Organization.

Joining the president at the Council Chamber for the meeting are the ministers of health, foreign affairs and finance, budget, and National planning.