A press advisory from the US Embassy said Tillerson would hold talks with President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday.
Tillerson's schedule for Saturday also included a site visit to PEPFAR, a U.S. program that works to fight AIDS in the continent.
Mr. Tillerson said Monday during a news conference in Nigeria that planning was in "very early stages" for the meeting.
He said there was the need to increase the volume of trade between the USA and Nigeria. They have settled in several regions,"he said, recalling U".
Tillerson underscored at the meeting with Kenyatta "strong US support for democratic institutions" - including the media - and voiced concern over "restrictions to political space".
Chad past year was stunned to find itself on one of six mainly-Muslim countries whose countries are affected by President Donald Trump's travel ban.
U.S. Institute of Peace senior adviser Johnnie Carson said in an interview with VOA a free and independent media instills public confidence.
Tillerson's arrived at the State House, Abuja around 4.07 p.m local time for the meeting.
"The president expressed his incomprehension with respect to this measure and he does hope Chad will be dropped soon from this list", Cherif said.
On his part, Mr Tillerson reaffirmed the support of the USA for Nigeria to ensure the speedy recovery of the abducted girls. He is on a five-nation trip to Africa that began earlier this week.
NAIJ.com learnt that Tillerson arrived Nigeria's seat of power in the evening of Monday, March 12 and is expected to discuss issues relating to both countries.
Tillerson, making his first trip to Africa as the senior-most USA diplomat, has visited Ethiopia, Djibouti and Kenya since last Wednesday.