Buhari, Osinbajo, Saraki away from Nigeria

Buhari, Osinbajo, Saraki away from Nigeria

- President Muhammadu Buhari, his vice, Yemi Osinbajo and Senate President Bukola Saraki are away from the country

- However, the number fourth citizen, who happens to be the speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara is in the country

- It is not known whether power was transmitted to Dogara through a letter to the National Assembly by President Buhari

Except for the speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, the first three citizens of Nigeria, President Muhammadu Buhari, his vice, Yemi Osinbajo and Senate President Bukola Saraki are all outside the country.

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It is yet not known whether there was a letter to the National Assembly by the president to Dogara, who is the fourth citizen of the country, Daily Trust reports.

President Buhari departed Abuja on Thursday, April 4, for Amman to honour an invitation by King Abdullah II bin Al-Hussein of Jordan to participate in the World Economic Forum (WEF).

Femi Adesina, the president’s special adviser on media and publicity, who made this known in a statement in Abuja on Thursday, said the WEF on the middle east and North Africa would be holding at the Dead Sea, Jordan.

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While, Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has travelled to Rwanda, Senate President Bukola Saraki is said to away in Qatar for the International Parliamentary Union (IPU) summit.

Earlier, Legit.ng reported that President Buhari delivered keynote address at the World Economic Forum on the Middle East and North Africa in Amman Jordan on Saturday, April 6.

Buhari spoke on security, cooperation among sovereign nations, and the digital age among many things.

In a press release obtained by Legit.ng, Buhari said that the Boko Haram insurgent group was not holding any more territory.

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