President Muhammadu Buhari travelled along side three governors on Monday, to attend the 59th Proclamation of Republic of Niger ceremony in Tahoua, Niger.
This was confirmed by the President’s Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, the Presidents of Mali, Burkina Faso, Chad, Mauritania and Niger, will participate in the event held on December 18 of every year to commemorate the founding of the Republic of Niger and creation of the Presidency.
“After the ceremony, the Nigerian leader will hold bilateral meetings with some of his counterparts before returning to Abuja same day.
“President Buhari will be accompanied on the trip by Governors Aminu Masari, Ibrahim Gaidam and Kashim Shettima of Katsina, Yobe and Borno States respectively,” the statement read.
Source: ( Punch Newspaper )