President Buhari Arrives in South Africa. Image: Presidency

President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday landed in Waterkloof Air Force Base, Pretoria, South Africa, for a three-day official visit to the country.

Concise News had reported that the president had left the Presidential Villa at about 1:30 p.m. for Pretoria via the Presidential wing of the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja.

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President Buhari was welcomed by a top South African Official and Waterkloof Airforce Base in Pretoria by the South African Minister for International Relations and Cooperation, Naledi Pandor and other ministers.

While in Pretoria, the Nigerian leader will hold a bilateral meeting with his South African counterpart, President Cyril Ramaphosa, to discuss the welfare of Nigerians.

The two African leaders will also find common grounds for building harmonious relations among their respective citizens.

President Buhari will hold a town hall meeting with Nigerians living in the country to further know their plight.

An earlier statement on the trip issued by Mallam Garba Shehu, the President’s spokesperson, said the Nigerian leader would use the opportunity to reassure Nigerians in South Africa of the Nigerian government’s commitment to working for the protection of their lives and property and promoting peaceful co-existence.

While the President is expected to return to the country on Friday, October 4.

See some of President Buhari’s Picture below.