Acting President Yemi Osinbajo left Nigeria on Saturday for Taormina, Italy to attend the G7 meeting where the focus today was on opportunities and challenges in Africa and the implications for the international community.
Four other African leaders joined the World leaders.
They are Uhuru Kenyatta of Kenya, Beji Essebsi of Tunisia, Mahamadou Issoufou of Niger and Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn of Ethiopia.
UN Secretary-General António Guterres, in his address at the Summit, called on world leaders to invest in technology, education and capacity building of youths in Africa.
He spoke on ‘Reinforcing the Partnership between the G7 and Africa’.
The G7 is comprised of Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, the UK and the U.S.