Democracy Day: FG Assures Invited World Leaders of Safety


Lai Mohammed

By Olawale Ajimotokan in Abuja

The Federal Government has assured world leaders invited for the Democracy Day that holds on June 12 of their safety while in the country.

The security guarantee was issued on Monday by the Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, at a World Press Conference by the Media and Publicity Committee by the Presidential Inauguration Committee.

He gave the assurance in the wake of the recent alarm raised by the military to the effect that some elements were trying to subvert the government.

Mohammed, addressed the press in conjunction with other members of the committee, which included the Minister of Defence, Maj. Gen Mansur Dan Ali (rtd); Minister of Education, Malam Adamu Adamu; Minister of Solid Minerals, Mr Baura Buhari and Minister of Foreign Affairs, Godfrey Onyeama.

The Permanent Secretary Political and Economic Affairs Office, Gabriel Aduda, stood in for the Secretary to the…

Source: Thisday Newspaper