President Muhammadu Buhari said Wednesday that Nigeria will continue to play the role expected of it not only in the West-African sub-region, but also on the African continent.
This was said in a statement issued by the Senior Special Assistant to the President, (Media & Publicity), Garba Shehu.
READ ALSO: COVID-19: Egypt Bans New Year Celebrations
The President stated this at the State House, Abuja during a meeting with former President of Mali and first Chairman, African Union Commission, Professor Alpha Oumar Konare, who came to discuss the current political situation in his country as well as issues in West Africa and Africa.
The Nigerian leader commended Prof. Konare for his continuing interest in the affairs of West Africa and the continent.