Buhari to attend Deby’s inauguration as Chad president

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari will on Monday, in N’Djamena, join other heads of state and government for the inauguration ceremony of President Idriss Deby Itno of Chad.

A statement issued by the Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina, in Abuja, on Sunday, recalled that Deby won the presidential elections in his country in April.

It said President Buhari would be accompanied on the one-day trip by Governor Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano State and Governor Kashim Shettima of Borno State.

The president’s delegation will also include Senator Baba Kaka Garba, Honourable Mohammed Tahir Monguno, Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama and the National Security Adviser, Major General Babagana Monguno (retd).

The president will return to Abuja after the inauguration.