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President Muhammadu Buhari has departed Abuja on a two-day working visit to Morocco.


President Buhari travelled on the invitation of the King of Morocco; His Royal Majesty, King Mohammed The Sixth.


During his stay in the capital, Rabat, President Buhari would engage his host on discussions on socio-economic matters affecting both countries.


The meeting is a follow-up to previous engagements in December 2016, when the Moroccan monarch paid an official visit to Nigeria.


They would also be looking at ways to strengthen existing agreements on the fertilizer industry, education cooperation.


Both leaders would also advance discussions on the proposed Nigeria-Morocco gas pipeline project and establishment of a chemical platform to harness Nigeria’s vast natural gas resources and support Morocco’s diammonium phosphate industry.


Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, also disclosed in a statement that the President is accompanied by Governor Dave Umahi of Ebonyi State, Governor Abubakar Badaru of Jigawa State and other senior government officials.


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