Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari (C) is welcomed by the German Chief of Protocol, Mr. Juergen Mertuer on arrival for the working session of the G7 outreach programme at Schloss Elmau, Bavavia in Germany, June 8, 2015. (Xinhua/NAN)
Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari (C) is welcomed by the German Chief of Protocol, Mr. Juergen Mertuer on arrival for the working session of the G7 outreach programme at Schloss Elmau, Bavavia in Germany, June 8, 2015. (Xinhua/NAN)

Buhari and other GECF leaders are expected to review the current market outlook on gas and discuss strategies for boosting gas production, presidential spokesman Femi Adesina said in a statement.

Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari (C) is welcomed by the German Chief of Protocol, Mr. Juergen Mertuer on arrival for the working session of the G7 outreach programme at Schloss Elmau, Bavavia in Germany, June 8, 2015. (Xinhua/NAN)
Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari (C) is welcomed by the German Chief of Protocol, Mr. Juergen Mertuer on arrival for the working session of the G7 outreach programme at Schloss Elmau, Bavavia in Germany, June 8, 2015. (Xinhua/NAN)
Nigeria and other GECF members currently account for 42 percent of global gas production, 70 percent of global gas reserves, 40 percent of pipeline transmission of gas and 65 percent of the global trade in Liquefied Natural Gas.

Buhari will also hold bilateral talks with other participating heads of state and government on the sidelines of the summit.

He is due back in Abuja on Nov. 24. Enditem

Source: Xinhua

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