Tuesday, November 15, 2016

Pres.Buhari Arrives Morocco For Climate Change Conference COP 22

President Muhammadu Buhari has arrived Morocco on Monday evening, November 14 ahead of Climate Change Conference (COP-22) in Marrakech from November 14-16, 2016.
Buhari was welcomed by Minister Delegate to Mr. Nasser Bourita, the minister of foreign affairs and cooperation of Morocco, at the Mogado international airport.

President Buhari has been accompanied by Minister of Foreign Affairs Geoffrey Onyeama, Minister of Environment Amina Mohammed, Chairman House Committee on Climate Change Hon. Samuel Onuigbo, Chairman Senate Committee on Ecology and Climate Change Senator Bukar Abba Ibrahim, Chairman Senate Commitee on Environment Senator Oluremi Tinubu.

The president is also scheduled to participate in the official opening plenary on Tuesday, November 15 where he will deliver his national statement during the High Level Segment of COP 22. He will also attend the Summit of African Heads of State on the sidelines of the Climate Change conference.