By: Babagana Bukar Wakil, Maiduguri
The residents of Maiduguri come out in numbers to receive President Muhammadu Buhari following the call by the state Governor professor Babagana Umara Zulum ahead of the presidential arrival.
President Muahamadu Buhari arrive Maiduguri at about 10: am on one day official visit.
President Muhammadu Buhari has Commissioned multiple projects founded by Zulum administration within the period of two years in office.
President Buhari commissioned Senate building At Borno state University, Vocational training centers, Njimtilo Government Technical Secondary school, Abba Ganaram Maternity centre, one thousand twenty Housing Unit at Kaleri along Mafa road, Dr Babagana Wakil Memorial School, at Shehuri areas as well Road and Drainges at Jeddari Polo area within the metropolis, Goni Kachallari Government Technical Secondary school among others.
He also Visited Headquarters of theatre Command Operation Hadin Kai at Maimalari Cantonmen, Maiduguri, and Shehu’s palace among other places.
President Buhari was accompanied by the national security adviser Babagana Mangumo, Governor of Yobe state Mai Mala Buni, Managing Director NNPC Malam Meke Kolo Kyari and former governor of Borno state Senator Dr Ali Modu Sheriff among others.
Hundreds of thousands of the residents comprises of school children, orphans, civil servants, politicians, traders, stood for more than five hours under intensive, hot Maiduguri teperature which is about 42 degree Celsius.