Governance

Debt Relief: President Buhari confers with Pakistani Prime Minister

President Muhammadu Buhari and the Prime Minister of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan Imran Khan, on Thursday afternoon had a telephone conversation on the Global Initiative on Debt Relief canvassed by leaders of the Non-Aligned Movement Contact Group.

During an online summit held on Monday, leaders of the 120-nation organisation, the largest after the United Nations, had agreed that a debt relief campaign be launched for developing countries to deal with the COVID-19 pandemic and unprecedented health and socioeconomic challenges facing most of them.

The telephone conversation between the two leaders was a follow up on Monday’s meeting.

Source: Voice of Nigeria