Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, the President-elect of Nigeria will be sworn in on Monday May 29th, 2023.

All Nigeria Latest News reports that the presidential inauguration is a formal ceremony that signifies the beginning of a new four-year term in office.

The inauguration occurs at the commencement of every new presidential term, even if the president is serving a consecutive second term.

Since gaining independence, Nigeria has seen the leadership of six substantive presidents and a president-elect.

The six presidents were Nnamdi Azikiwe (1963-1966); Shehu Shagari (1979-1983); Olusegun Obasanjo (1999-2007); Umaru Musa Yar’adua (2007-2009); Goodluck Jonathan (2009-2015) and Muhammadu Buhari (2015-2023).

Here is eight events on the Inauguration day:

1) The official swearing-in ceremony will take place at Eagle Square in Abuja, the Federal Capital Territory.

2) The outgoing President and his Vice will take their last salutes.

3) The Chief Justice will administer the oath of office taken by President-elect Tinubu, and will become the new President and Commander in Chief of the Armed Forces, Federal Republic of Nigeria.

4) Upon Tinubu’s swearing-in, he will take his first salute and inspect the Guards of Honour.

5) The immediate past President will hands over new colours to the new President & instrument of office.

6) Tinubu will officially mount the rostrum to give his Inauguration speech

7) The theme for the inauguration is, ‘Nigeria: Better Together’.

8) A handful of world leaders, including Heads of State, will to grace the inauguration of the President-elect.

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