Osinbajo, Ministers, Presidential aides, others welcome President Buhari to Abuja (video & Photos)
President Muhammadu Buhari has finally arrived Abuja after over 100 days’ stay in London, United Kingdom, where he had been receiving medical attention since May 7.
The presidential aircraft that conveyed the President landed at the Presidential Wing of the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja, at about 4.35pm.
The President disembarked from the aircraft, NAF 001, at about 4.48pm.
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He was received by top government officials led by the Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo.
The President, decked in a brown kaftan, mounted the rostrum and took the national salute before the men of the Brigades of Guard.
He did not inspect the Guard of Honour mounted for him before proceeding to the presidential lodge with dignitaries who were on hand to receive him.
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The airport was at a standstill as workers made frantic efforts to get a glimpse of him.
The president took a national salute from the Presidential Guards Brigade while cultural groups sang and danced to welcome him back home.
Mr. Buhari, who appeared in traditional attires with a cap, later rode in a motorcade to the presidential villa.
He is expected to speak to Nigerians in a broadcast on Monday at 7 a.m.
President Buhari left Nigeria on May 7, for the second round of his medical treatment in London.