Buhari Leaves Nigeria for Netherlands

Buhari Leaves Nigeria for Netherlands Sunday

has left Nigeria for the Netherlands to participate in the 20th anniversary commemoration of the adoption of the Rome Statute of the International Criminal Court (ICC), at The Hague.

In a statement by his Special Adviser on Media & Publicity, Mr. Femi Adesina, Buhari is the only world leader invited to deliver a keynote address during the Solemn Hearing commemorating the anniversary at Courtroom 1 of the ICC’s Headquarters at The Hague.

In buttressing Nigeria’s commitment as a member of the Assembly of States Parties to the Rome Statute of the ICC, the statement said the president, as the current anti-corruption champion for the African Union, would use the global platform to reaffirm Nigeria’s support to the fundamental values of the Rome Statute and the ideals of the ICC.

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It added that Buhari would also highlight his administration’s campaign against corruption in Nigeria. It further said at the event at the courtroom, the president would have a bilateral meeting with the ICC Prosecutor, Ms. Fatou Bensouda

According to the statement, Buhari will attend a dinner to be hosted by Judge Chile Eboe-Osuji, the President of the ICC who is a Nigerian.

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