President Buhari begins two-day visit to Edo

President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday arrived Benin airport to begin a two-day working visit to Edo.

The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Buhari, who arrived at about 10:43a.m aboard Air Force flight 5N-FGW, was received by Governor Adams Oshiomhole.

He inspected a guard of honour mounted by military personnel before he proceeded to the palace of the Oba of Benin, Oba Ewuare N’gidigan II, on a courtesy visit.

NAN reports that some of the dignitaries at the airport included Chief John Oyegun, the APC National Chairman, Minister of Transport, Rotimi Amaechi, Mr Godwin Obaseki, the state governor-elect, service commanders, lawmakers, and other party leaders.