The Minister of Foreign Affairs, Mr Geoffrey Onyeama will lead Nigerian Delegation to the Ministerial Meeting of the Extraordinary Summit of ECOWAS Authority of Heads of State and Government scheduled for Thursday in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso.
The theme of the Extraordinary summit is “Fight Against Terrorism”.
The ECOWAS Commission, says the summit is to deliberate on the growing threats of terrorism in the region.
It added that the council will be meeting to reaffirm the determination of ECOWAS member states to work collectively to prevent and more efficiently, combat terrorism, strengthen cooperation and coordination and redefine priority areas for member states.
A statement by the spokesperson of the ministry, Mr Ferdinand Nwonye says President Muhammadu Buhari will also attend the Summit of ECOWAS Heads of State and Government on Saturday 14th September, 2019.