France President, Emmanuel Macron, has given reasons behind his decision to visit the African Shrine as part of his visit to Nigeria.
Macron who recalled his days in Nigeria about 15 years ago, noted that it was an emotional come-back, especially as he never imagined he would return to Abuja one day as President of France.
He said the visit was a good opportunity to return the African Shrine, a place he described as ‘iconic place for African people and culture.’
He added that apart from a personal pleasure the African Shrine holds for him, he also recognised the importance of African culture. Read more