The Emir was received by the President at the forecourt of the villa. The President introduced some members of his cabinet and aides to the emir, who also inspected a guard of honour mounted by the Guards Brigade. The Nigerian leader had in February, 2016 visited Qatar, where he held bilateral meeting with the emir.
Reports have it that Nigeria and Qatar signed bilateral agreements, including the agreement on Avoidance of Double Taxation and the Prevention of Fiscal Evasion with Respect to Taxes Income and four others.
Buhari and the emir are expected to sign some agreements at the end of the meeting.