By Festus Fifen
Barely 36 hours after returning from the D-8 Meeting in Istanbul Turkey on Sunday evening, President Muhammadu Buhari will Tuesday depart for Niamey, Republic of Niger, to participate in a meeting on common currency for the West African sub-region.
Member countries of the ECOWAS Task Force on Common Currency are Nigeria, Cote d’Ivoire, Ghana and Niger.
According to the statement by special adviser on Media and publicity to the President, Mr. Femi Adesina, The Minister of Finance, Mrs Kemi Adeosun and the Central Bank of Nigeria governor, Mr Godwin Emefiele, will also join the President at the meeting.
According to the statement, President Buhari will return to Abuja same day after the meeting.