Buhari to Visit Seme Border Tuesday

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President Muhamadu Buhari wave to the crowd as he inspect the Parade to Mmark the 58th Independent celebration at the Eagles Square Abuja …yesterday (1ST. OCTOBER 2018). GODWIN OMOIGUI.

President Muhammadu Buhari and his Republic of Benin counterpart, Patrice Talon, will next Tuesday perform the official handover of the new Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) Border Posts at Seme-Krake and Neope-Akanu in Badagry, Lagos.

 In a statement issued sunday, the Lagos State Government said all necessary arrangements to ensure hitch-free unveiling ceremony had been put in place, while President Buhari would be accompanied to the venue by the state Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode.

According to the statement, the President would be received at the airport by the governor, while the duo would thereafter proceed to the venue.

“Already, all necessary security and logistic arrangements have been firmed up by the state government in partnership with relevant federal government agencies.

  “To this effect, the state government is soliciting the support and cooperation of the state residents throughout the visit,” the statement stated.