BREAKING: President Buhari Set to Make Farewell Broadcast to Nigerians; Date, Time Revealed

BREAKING: President Buhari Set to Make Farewell Broadcast to Nigerians; Date, Time Revealed

  • President Muhammadu Buhari will address Nigerians for the last on Sunday, May 28, at 7 am
  • The presidency announced this on Saturday, May 27, via its official verified Twitter handle
  • Other electronic outlets have been urged to join in televising President Buhari's farewell speech

FCT, Abuja - The outgoing President Muhammadu has been billed to make his farewell national broadcast on Sunday, May 28.

This development was made known by the official Twitter page of the presidency, @NGRPresident, sighted by on Saturday, May 27.

Muhammadu Buhari
President Buhari will make his farewell national broadcast on Sunday, May 28. Photo Credit: Muhammadu Buuhari
Source: Facebook

According to the tweet, President Buhari will address the country early Sunday morning around 7 am.

The tweet reads:

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"President Muhammadu Buhari will make a farewell broadcast as President, Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces on Sunday, May 28, at 7 am."

As contained in the tweet, all electronic media outlets have been enjoined to join the live telecast of President Buhari's final message to the country as President of Nigeria.

The presidency tweeted:

"Television, radio stations and other electronic media outlets are enjoined to hook up to the network services of the Nigerian Television Authority and Radio Nigeria for the broadcast."

Over the years, President Buhari has been criticised for his failure to address the nation often, especially in times of crisis.

Most of his national addresses have mostly been pre-recorded, as well as his interviews.

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He stated that he would leave Eagle Square immediately after the inauguration of Bola Tinubu to board his flight to Kaduna State.

The President earlier in the week suggested that he might go to the Republic of Niger after handing over the helm of affairs to Tinubu.

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