Buhari back from Makkah – News Agency of Nigeria (NAN)


President Buhari and Aisha on their return from Makkah

By Ismaila Chafe

President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday returned to Abuja after performing the Umrah (Lesser Pilgrimage) in Saudi Arabia.

The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the presidential aircraft conveying the president and members of his entourage which took-off from Royal Terminal of the King Abdul’aziz International Airport around 2.00pm (local time), landed at the presidential wing of Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport Abuja at about 6.34pm.

The President’s Chief of Staff, Malam Abba Kyari; Minister of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Malam Muhammed Bello; acting Inspector-General of Police, Muhammed Adamu and other government functionaries were at the airport to welcome the president.

Welcome Home: President Muhammadu Buhari in a handshake with Chief of Defence Staff, General Abayomi Olonisakin, Others are FCT Minister Mohammed Musa Bello, Inspector General of Police, Mr. Mohammed Adamu and…

Source: News Agency of Nigeria