Saraki Visits Maiduguri Amid Tight Security [PHOTOS]

Saraki in MaiduguriSenate President, Dr. Bukola Saraki, on Monday arrived in Maiduguri, the Borno State capital, to assess the situation at several Internally Displaced Persons camps across the town and to get first-hand information from the military, who are at the forefront of the war against Boko Haram in the North-East.

The senate president’s aircraft, belonging to the Nigerian Air Force, touched down at the recently re-opened Maiduguri International Airport at 12:10pm and he was received by some government officials.
While in the town, Mr. Saraki is expected to visit the Borno State Government House, some IDP camps, military facilities, and the Shehu of Borno before departing for Abuja.