Vice President Kashim Shettima has arrived the venue of the First Plenary Session of the Russia Africa Summit in St. Petersburg, Russia.
We reported that Shettima is representing President Bola Tinubu at the ongoing Russia-Africa Summit in Russia.
Global leaders are attending the 2nd Russia–Africa Summit and Russia–Africa Economic and Humanitarian Forum focused on strategising to enhance relations between Russia and the African continent, among other agenda.
Recall that the director of information at the vice president’s office, Olusola Abiola, in a statement last week, said the VP would join other global leaders at the Rome event for the first stocktaking moment (STM) summit themed: “Transforming food systems for people, planet and prosperity.”
Abiola added that “Shettima will then proceed from Rome to St. Petersburg in Russia to represent the president at the Russia-Africa summit scheduled from Wednesday, July 26 to Saturday, July 29.”
Vice President Kashim Shettima arrives venue of the First Plenary Session of the Russia Africa Summit in St. Petersburg, Russia. pic.twitter.com/qrNIHg1ydg
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