Dutch Prime Minister, Rutte arrives at Presidential Villa

Timothy Choji, Abuja


Prime Ministers of the Netherlands, Mark Rutte, has arrived the Presidential Villa, Abuja on an official visit to Nigeria.

Rutte was received at the forecourt of the villa, by President Muhammadu Buhari at exactly 10:00 GMT.

The two leaders immediately went into a closed-door meeting after the briefing formalities at the forecourt.

There will be bilateral consultations between the delegations of the Nigeria and the Netherlands and Bilateral consultations between the delegations of the Netherlands and Nigeria, which will be followed by signing of treaties between the two countries.

President Buhari and Prime Minister Rutte will later address a joint press conference at the Presidential Banquet Hall.

Details shortly…