Obama to host Nigeria's Buhari on July 20: White House

Nigerian president Muhammadu Buhari, pictured on June 14, 2015, will visit the White House July 20US President Barack Obama will welcome his Nigerian counterpart to Washington next month, the White House announced Thursday, a symbolic show of solidarity after the country’s first ever democratic transition. “President Obama will host Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari at the White House,” on July 20, the White House said. The visit will mark “our support for the Nigerian people following their historic democratic elections and peaceful transfer of power,” a statement added.

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