President Muhammadu Buhari is in Dakar, Senegal ahead of the 3rd International Forum on Peace and Security beginning on Tuesday.
 
President Macky Sall of Senegal led his countries high powered delegation to give the Nigerian leader a befitting reception on his first official visit to the West African country since coming to power.
 
President Buhari is expected to join other African leaders at the peace and security forum convened by President Macky Sall in collaboration with the African Union to discuss security related challenges affecting the continent.
 
The theme of the two day forum is Africa and its security challenges: perspectives for effective solutions."