Ahead of Monday 29th May inauguration of the President -Elect, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, several dignitaries including Presidents of countries or their representatives have started arriving in Abuja.
The Vice President -elect, Kashim Shettima would also be inaugurated alongside at the same event as the new Vice-President of Nigeria.
All Nigeria Latest News understood that up to sixty-five heads of state have been invited for the presidential inauguration which is billed for the Eagle Square, Abuja.
Some of those foreign dignitaries that have arrived include:
- The delegation of the United States President, Joe Biden led by Secretary of the United States Department of Housing and Urban Development, Marcia L. Fudge.
- President Paul Kagame of Rwanda has also arrived as confirmed by the country’s presidency via its Twitter account where it wrote: “President Kagame has arrived in Abuja, Nigeria, where he will attend the swearing-in ceremony of President-elect Bola Ahmed Tinubu @officialABAT alongside other Heads of State from around the world.”
- Algerian President Abdelmadjid Tebboune has also reportedly arrived for the ceremony.
- The delegation from Canada has also arrived.
The Commission said the delegation is led by the Canadian Minister for Housing, Diversity, and Inclusion, Ahmed Hussein.
- The President of South Africa, Cyril Ramaphosa has arrived.
- First female President of Tanzania, Samia Suluhu Hassan
- Speaker of the Algeria’s People National Assembly, Ibrahim Boughali
- Prime Minister of Cameroon, Joseph Ngute