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Buhari departs Daura for Abuja

Buhari departs Daura for Abuja

- After participating in the APC ward congress, President Buhari has departed his home town, Daura

- Buhari's helicopter, marked NAF-540, took off from the Daura helipad at 9:25 am for Abuja

- Unconfirmed sources, however, said President Buhari may likely make a stop-over in Katsina to commiserate with the family of the late chief Imam of Katsina

President Muhammadu Buhari, on Monday, May 7, departed Daura in Katsina state for Abuja after participating in Saturday, May 5, APC ward congress.

The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the president voted at his Sarkin Yara `A’ ward, Daura.

NAN reports that the president’s helicopter, marked NAF-540, took off from the Daura helipad at 9:25 am for Abuja.

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The president was seen off at the departure point by the emir of Daura, Alhaji Umar Farouk, top party officials and several well wishers.

Unconfirmed sources however, told NAN that President Buhari, was expected to make a stop-over in Katsina to commiserate with the family of the late chief Imam of Katsina, Malam Muhammad Lawal, who died on Sunday, May 6, at the age of 95.

Meanwhile, Legit.ng had reported that President Muhammadu Buhari on Sunday in Daura, Katsina state met behind closed doors with Governors Rochas Okorocha of Imo and Abdul aziz Yari of Zamfara.

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The president’s personal assistant on new media, Alhaji Bashir Ahmad confirmed this development on his Twitter handle on Sunday, May 6.

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Source: Legit.ng

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