Vice President Kashim Shettima has arrived Rome in Italy, ahead of the United Nations Food Systems Summit (Stocktaking Moments).
The summit is expected to hold on Tuesday, July 25.
Premium Politics had reported that Shettima would be representing President Bola Ahmed Tinubu at the United Nations Food Systems Summit in Rome as well as the Russia-Africa Summit.
During the summit, Shettima will chair a high-level session themed “Innovative Financing for Food System Transformation: the Case of Nigeria” and the side event on “Scaling up Multi Stakeholders Collaboration and Investment in the Implementation of Food Systems Transformation Pathways in Nigeria.”
The event is being organised in collaboration with the Rome-based UN Agencies, the Food and Agriculture Organization of the UN, the International Fund for Agricultural Development, and the World Food Programme, as well as the UN Food Systems Coordination Hub and wider UN system.
Shettima will then proceed from Rome to St. Petersburg in Russia for the Russia-Africa Summit scheduled for Wednesday, July 26.