Osinbajo to represent Nigeria at Ugandan presidential inauguration 



Vice President Yemi Osinbajo will represent  at the sixth inauguration of President Yoweri Museveni of .

Laolu Akande, Senior to the President on Media and Publicity, Office of the Vice President, disclosed this in a statement on Tuesday in Abuja.

Osinbajo will be joining several other heads of state and government at the swearing-in ceremony scheduled for May 12, at Kololo Independence Grounds in Kampala, .

and share historical antecedents and enjoy good diplomatic relationships, including working together as member-states of the Commonwealth, the African Union, and the Nations among others.

Both countries have signed Bilateral Agreements on Technical Aid Corps, Trade, and on Economic, Scientific and Technical Cooperation.

The vice president had earlier participated at the resumed National Security Council meeting presided over by President Muhammadu Buhari at the Presidential , Abuja.

He also traveled to Lagos for a tour of the manufacturing of SecureID.

SecureID is one of the three smart card manufacturing companies in Africa.

Osinbajo will depart Lagos for Kampala on Tuesday evening and will be accompanied Minister of State for , Amb. Zubairu Dada, and the Special on Economic Matters to the President, Amb. Adeyemi Dipeolu.

He is back in the country on Wednesday. (NAN)