President Muhammadu Buhari has accepted the invitation of
King Salman Bin Abdulaziz, ruler of Saudi Arabia and custodian of the two holy mosques.
The President was invited by the Saudi monarch to visit the country with the aim of performing the Umrah.
“The President will embark on the journey May 16th, and will be accompanied by close personal aides,” says Personal Assistant to
the President, Bashir Ahmad.
Ahmad made the information known on Wednesday via his verified Twitter handle @BashirAhmaad.