– Atiku Abubakar will deliver a keynote speech at the Chatham House in London
– The speech will focus on economic development and management systems across Nigeria
– His keynote address is expected to render solutions that will help the country begin to work again
A former vice president of Nigeria, Atiku Abubakar, will be speaking at the Chatham House in London on April 25.
NAIJ.com gathered that the former vice president will be speaking on major economic issues at the Lodon’s Royal Institute of International Affairs (Chatham House)
A statement by the Atiku media office said the event will hold on Wednesday, April 25, at 10 am.
The keynote speech titled, “The Importance of Strengthening State Economic Management Systems’ will unveil innovative and tangible solutions that once implemented will help Nigerian states exit their current economic challenges.
The speech will also rendered solutions that will help the country begin to work again.
The statement said that during the trip to the United Kingdom, Atiku will another keynote speech at the Invest Africa and British Council for Africa ‘Annual Debate’.
Atiku will be speaking alongside Dr Liam Fox, the international trade secretary of the UK government, on “Building new trade partnerships in Africa.”
“These speaking engagements are a follow-up to Mr. Abubakar’s meeting in June of 2017 with Liam Fox and Prime Minister Theresa May where they discussed the UK’s plan to increase trade with Nigeria post Brexit.
During this trip he will also be the guest of honour at a lunch on Nigerian inward investment hosted by Lord Anthony St John (Executive Committee Member of the All Party Africa Group) and be a guest speaker at Round Table of key UK business leaders interested in investing in Nigeria at the Institute of Directors, Pall Mall.
The three-day trip will be capped off by giving the keynote speech to UK Diaspora in the City of London on the subject of “Maximising the benefit to our economy of all our talents, wherever they may be”.
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The visit to the UK by Mr. Abubakar, one of Nigeria’s most successful business leaders and foremost advocates for restructuring and free trade, is a continuation of his life-long commitment to find real solutions to help rescue Nigeria from its current economic crisis,” the statement added.
NAIJ.com earlier reported that Atiku had condemned the tribal profiling of all herdsmen across Nigeria.
Atiku said it is wrong for anybody to describe the killer herdsmen as of the Fulani tribe.
The former president said that people should be held responsible for their conducts as individuals and not on the basis of their ethnic affiliation.
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