Acting President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, on Saturday, departed Abuja for Taormina, Sicily in Italy for the ongoing G7 Summit which began on Friday, May 26.
The acting president was spotting sharing a beaming smile with U.S President Donald Trump.
According to a statement released by the Special Assistant on Media to the Acting President, Laolu Akande,
“the Acting President, Osinbajo, invited to ongoing G7 summit in Italy to represent Nigeria, leaves this morning and is expected back later in the evening today.”
“No doubt, this will be the most challenging G7 summit in years,” Donald Tusk, the former Polish prime minister who chairs summits of European Union leaders, said before the meeting got underway.
The U. S. White House economic adviser, Gary Cohn predicted “robust” discussions on trade and climate.
The summit is being held near Europe’s most active volcano, Mount Etna.
French president Emmanuel Macron, Italian Prime Minister Paolo Gentiloni and British Prime Minister Theresa May, also be attended the elite club for the first time.