President Muhammadu Buhari has arrived in Banjul, Gambia, to meet with President Yahya Jammeh, who lost the presidential election, penultimate week.
The Special Adviser on Media and Publicity to the President, Femi Adesina, gave the information in a statement in Abuja.
Adesina states that the Nigerian leader, who arrived The Gambia with President Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf of Liberia, the current Chairperson of the Authority of Heads of State and Government of ECOWAS, were received at the airport by Gambia’s Vice-President, Isatou Njie-Saidy.
President Ernest Bai Koroma of Sierra-Leone was also on the visit.
Adesina said the out-going President of Ghana, John Mahama, who had earlier arrived Banjul, would also join the West African leaders to meet President Jammeh at the CoCo Ocean Resort and Spa, Banjul.