German Chancellor Merkel Greets President Buhari

German Chancellor Merkel Greets President Buhari

German Chancellor Angela Merkel greets Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari to the G7 summit at Elmau Castle hotel in Kruen, southern Germany, on June 8, 2015.

German Chancellor Merkel Greets President Buhari

German Chancellor welcomed the heads of state and government of several African countries, the Iraqi prime minister, and the heads of a number of international organisations to Schloss Elmau in Bavaria, before the G7 Outreach Meeting took place.

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German Chancellor Merkel Greets President Buhari

The G7 Outreach Meeting is aimed at providing support for reforms, security and development in Africa.

German Chancellor Merkel Greets President Buhari

The G-7 nations are Canada, France, Germany, Great Britain, Italy, Japan, and the United States. Merkel is the head of the G-7 group.

German Chancellor Merkel Greets President Buhari

World leaders invited newly-elected Muhammadu Buhari to the Group of Seven industrialized nations of the world month ago.

German Chancellor Merkel Greets President Buhari

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President Buhari left Nigeria on June 7, Sunday.

On Sunday evening the leader of Nigeria attended cocktail reception where he chatted with United Nation Secretary General Ban Ki Moon, Foreign Minister of Germany, Frank-Walter Steinmeier.

The leaders of the industrialised nations had shown a preparedness to work with Nigeria to assist the country out of her problems.

It should be also noted that insecurity tops the list of requests, which will be present by Buhari to the G7 countries.

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