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Buhari Arrives Borno For Army Day Celebration

President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday landed in Maiduguri, Borno, for a one-day state visit. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Buhari arrived the Maiduguri International Airport at 10.30 a.m. in organization of his Chief of Staff, Alhaji Abba Kyari. Buhari was gotten by Gov. Kashim Shettima, the Chief of Army Staff, Lt.- Gen. Tukur Buratai, the Chief of Air Staff, Air Marshal Saddique Abubakar as individuals from the National and State Assemblies. The president continued to the 8 Division of the Nigerian Army, Munguno, around 150 kilometers from Maiduguri to take an interest in the exercises arranged to stamp the 2018 Nigerian Army Day Celebration (NADCEL). The week-long occasion was intended to commend the warriors battling the Boko Haram uprising in the North-East and other security challenges in the nation. NAN reports that Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo had on Thursday, went to the military show and exchange reasonable in Monguno in accordance with the exercises denoting the week. Buratai had before led ecological sanitation at Gudunbali, one of the networks as of now resettled, and gave tractors to the returning agriculturists. The armed force likewise directed therapeutic effort to the Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) in Maiduguri, Bama, Dikwa and Monguno. (NAN)

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