VP Osinbajo to represent Nigeria at 49th ECOWAS summit

Timothy Choji, Abuja

 Nigeria’s Vice President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo is to represent President Muhammadu Buhari at the 49th Ordinary Summit of Heads of State and Government of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) holding this weekend in Dakar Senegal.

A statement by the Senior Special Adviser on Media and Publicity to the Vice President, Mr Laolu Akande  says Professor Osinbajo will depart for Dakar later on Friday.

The summit will focus on regional security and economic development.

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo is expected back in Abuja on Sunday.