President Muhammadu Buhari is presently in Egypt where he is participating in the Business for Africa, Egypt and the World Forum.
The forum, which is taking place in the resort town of Sharm El-Sheikh, is to accelerate private sector engagement and investment within Africa and promote the development of African ties and partnerships.
It is organised by the Egyptian government under the auspices of the African Union Commission.
The president is due to speak at the forum, as is President Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi of Egypt and the Presidents of Togo, Sudan, Kenya, Gabon, Equatorial Guinea and the Prime Minister of Ethiopia.
Also confirmed to speak at the event are President of the African Development Bank, Dr. Akinwumi Adesina and the President/CEO of Dangote Group, Aliko Dangote.