President Buhari Conferred With Liberia’s Highest National Honour

buhari and george weah
President Buhari and George Weah

President Muhammadu Buhari has been conferred with  “The Grand Cordon of the Knighthood of Venerable Order of the Pioneers”, Republic of Liberia’s highest national honour by Liberia’s president George Opong Weah during the country’s 172nd Independence Anniversary.

Confirming the award via an official statement, Garba Shehu, President Muhammadu Buhari’s spokesman, said the award was presented in honour of outstanding and distinguished service in international affairs, government, religion, art, science and commerce.

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“The award is presented by the government for outstanding and distinguished service in international affairs, government, religion, art, science and commerce. It is also for singular acts of philanthropy and deeds of heroism and valour.”