Aidoghie Paulinus, Abuja
French President Emmanuel Macron, has arrived Abuja in a Presidential aircraft Airbus 330.
President Macron touched down at the Presidential Wing of the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja, at 3:10pm.
He was earlier expected to arrive at 2:30pm, but the arrival was delayed by an hour.
The French President was received by the Nigerian Minister of Foreign Affairs, Mr. Geoffrey Onyeama; Minister of the Federal Capital Territory, Muhammad Musa Bello; French Ambassador to Nigeria, Denys Gauer and top Nigerian government officials.
Onyeama said, while in Nigeria, President Macron would focus primarily on security and economy.