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President Muhammadu Buhari with the Archbishop of Canterbury, Justin Welby. Twitter

President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday received Archbishop of Canterbury, Justin Welby and Nigeria’s High Commissioner to United Kingdom, Amb. George Adesola Oguntade at the Abuja House, London.

The presidency had said Buhari would be holding a series of meetings with some individuals before participating in the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meetings scheduled for April 18-20.

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In one of the pictures of the meeting released by the Presidency, showed Welby presenting a copy of his book, Reimagining Britain: Foundation for Hope” to Buhari.

The High Commissioner and the Secretary-General of Anglican Communion, Archbishop Josiah Idowu-Fearon also joined the leaders for the photograph session.

A statement earlier issued by the Presidency indicated that Buhari will be discussing inter-religious harmony in Nigeria and the world with Welby who was described as the President’s good friend. Buhari is also scheduled to discuss Nigeria-British relationship with Prime Minister, Theresa May.

He will also met the Chief Executive Officer of Royal Dutch Plc, Ben can Beuden in connection with Shell and other partners’ plan to invest $15bn in Nigeria’s oil industry.