President Buhari will on Sunday, July 15, 2018, depart for the Netherlands to take part in actions to commemorate the 20th anniversary of the adoption of the Rome Statute of the Worldwide Prison Courtroom (ICC), at The Hague.
President Buhari is the solely world chief invited to ship a keynote deal with throughout the Solemn Listening to to commemorate the anniversary at Courtroom 1 of the ICC’s Headquarters at The Hague.
In buttressing Nigeria’s dedication as a member of the Meeting of States Events to the Rome Statute of the ICC, the President, as the present anti-corruption champion for the African Union, will use the international platform to reaffirm Nigeria’s assist to the elementary values of the Rome Statute and to the beliefs of the ICC. He will even spotlight his administration’s marketing campaign towards corruption in Nigeria.
After the occasion at the Courtroom, the President may have a bilateral assembly with the ICC Prosecutor, Ms Fatou Bensouda. President Buhari will attend a dinner hosted by Choose Chile Eboe-Osuji, the President of the ICC who’s a Nigerian.
The Nigerian chief, whereas in The Hague, will meet with the Prime Minister of the Netherlands, Mark Rutte, to focus on bilateral points corresponding to migration, peace and safety, and financial cooperation.
The President and his delegation may have a separate roundtable with some Dutch Chief Govt Officers (CEOs) of firms based mostly in Nigeria with a view to urging them to broaden their investments, particularly in agriculture, oil and fuel in Nigeria. President Buhari will even tour the Port of Rotterdam and Shell refinery Pernis, Hoogvliet.
On the margins of the President’s visit, Nigeria and the Netherlands will signal a Memorandum of Understanding on bilateral consultations. President Buhari’s delegation to the Netherlands will embrace Governor Simon Lalong of Plateau State; Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State; the Minister of International Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama; the Minister of Justice and Lawyer-Normal of the Federation, Abubakar Malami.
Others are the Minister of Agriculture, Audu Ogbeh; the Minister of State, Trade, Commerce and Funding, Aisha Abubakar; the Group Managing Director, Nigerian Nationwide Petroleum Company (NNPC), Maikanti Baru; and the Managing Director, Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), Hadiza Bala-Usman.