His Excellency President Cyril Ramaphosa of South Africa has arrived Nigeria for his week-long, four-nation visit to West Africa.
, President Ramaphosa will visit first of all visit the Federal Republic of Nigeria for a State Visit at the invitation of His Excellency President Muhammadu Buhari.
The State Visit to the Federal Republic of Nigeria will coincide with the 10th Session of the Nigeria-South Africa Bi-National Commission (BNC) and will reflect on progress made in advancing trade and investment between the two countries.
The BNC is the highest structured bilateral mechanism between the Federal Republic of Nigeria and the Republic of South Africa.
The 10th Session will allow the presidents to review progress made in the implementation of decisions and agree on new programmes to be implemented by the respective governments.
It is expected that five new agreements and Memoranda of Understanding will be concluded by the respective Ministers.
The South Africa President will also visit Côte d’Ivoire, Ghana and Senegal. The visit serves to reinforce South Africa’s bilateral relations with the countries concerned