President Muhammadu Buhari host President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan of Turkey to a two-day official visit to Nigeria starting today, Tuesday, October 19th.
Accompanied by the First Lady, Mrs. Emine Erdoğan, President Erdoğan is expected to come in from Angola, and depart to Togo at the end of his visit.
In the course of the visit, the leaders of the two countries are expected to consider two dozen Bilateral Agreements and Memoranda of Understanding MOUs and they will authorize the signing of those on which there is a concurrence.
In addition to the bilateral discussions, President Erdoğan will hold one-on-one meeting with President Buhari, and he is expected to commission the Turkish Cultural Centre in Abuja while his wife, Emine, accompanied by the First Lady, Mrs. Aisha Buhari is expected to commission the newly renovated Government Secondary School in Wuse 11.
A Turkish aid organization, the Turkish Cooperation and Coordinating Agency,TIKA renovated the schoolA.
This is contained in a statement by the Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu says, Nigeria considers Turkey a close partner and sees this visit as a milestone in the bilateral relations.