Nigeria President, Muhammadu Buhari would depart for London, United Kingdom, 9n Wednesday, to attend the coronation of Charles III and his wife, Camilla, as His Majesty The King and Her Majesty The Queen Consort of the United Kingdom, respectively.
The coronation ceremony is scheduled to take place on Saturday, May 6.
In addition to attending the coronation, President Buhari will also participate in a Commonwealth Summit for Presidents and Heads of Government of Commonwealth countries on Friday, May 5.
The Commonwealth Secretariat is taking advantage of the gathering of leaders in London to host the summit, which will focus on the future of the Commonwealth and the role of youth.
According to Femi Adesina, the Special Adviser on Media and Publicity to the President, President Buhari would be joined by several senior government officials, including the Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Boss Mustapha, the Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama, the Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, the National Security Adviser (NSA), Maj.-Gen Babagana Monguno (Retd), the Director General of the National Intelligence Agency (NIA), Ambassador Ahmed Rufai Abubakar, and the Chairperson/Chief Executive Officer of Nigerians in Diaspora Commission, Hon. Abike Dabiri-Erewa.