President Muhammadu Buhari recently met with President of African Development Bank Dr Akinwunmi Adesina, Governor Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna, Governor Mohammed Abubakar of Bauchi and Governor Umar Tanko Al-Makura of Nassarawa States shortly after arriving Dakar Senegal ahead of Presidential Inauguration Ceremony on 1st April 2019.
Buhari left Abuja yesterday, Monday, for Dakar to attend the inauguration of Senegalese President, Macky Sall, after his re-election for a second term.
As invited by his host, President Buhari, who is ECOWAS Chairman, will be Special Guest of Honour at the ceremonies to be attended by other African leaders at the Diamniadio Exhibition Centre on Tuesday.
A statement by the Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Chief Femi Adesina noted that the Nigerian leader will go along with Governors Mohammed Abubakar, Nasir El-Rufai and Tanko Al-Makura of Bauchi, Kaduna and Nasarawa states respectively.
The President will return to the country at the end of the inauguration ceremonies.