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What Buhari, King Of Jordan Discussed During Meeting



President Muhammadu Buhari on Saturday met with King Abdullah II bin Al-Hussein of Jordan on the sideline of the World Economic Forum on the Middle East and North Africa holding in Dead Sea, Jordan.

Speaking during the meeting, Buhari thanked King Abdullah II for the continuous support Nigeria received from the country to fight terrorism, saying the investment in Nigeria’s peace and security will always be remembered.

He said the support Nigeria got from Jordan showed commitment to making the world a more harmonious and peaceful place where people can live and pursue their interests without fear.

According to Buhari, Nigeria and Jordan would need to strengthen trade relations by exploring areas of competitive advantage.

In his remarks, the King of Jordan said his country will continue to support Nigeria with hardware to ensure that the global war against terrorism is successfully prosecuted.

He said the long term bilateral relations between both countries will be strengthened in trade and innovative ideas that will benefit citizens.

President Buhari also met with the Minister of Energy, Industry and Mineral Resources of Saudi Arabia and Chairman of Saudi Aramco, Khalid A. Al-Falih, assuring him that Nigeria remains committed to the terms of the Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC), especially on the quota system.