The President was this morning received by Lagos State governor, Akinwunmi Ambode at the Presidential Wing of the Lagos Airport.
— Presidency Nigeria (@NGRPresident) October 23, 2018
President Muhammadu Buhari is in Lagos to perform the official hand over of the new Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) Border Posts at Seme-Krake and Neope-Akanu in Badagry to his Republic of Benin counterpart, Patrice Talon.
Buhari will inspect a Guard of Honour mounted by the Nigerian Army, Navy and Air Force, before proceeding to the Seme Border.
In a statement on Monday, Lagos State Government said all necessary arrangements to ensure a hitch-free unveiling ceremony had been firmed up, while president Buhari would be accompanied to the venue by Governor Akinwunmi Ambode.
“Already, all necessary security and logistic arrangements have been firmed up by the state government, in partnership with relevant federal government agencies.
“To this effect, the Lagos State government is soliciting the usual support and cooperation of residents throughout the visit,” the governor’s Chief Press Secretary, Mr. Habib Haruna, said in the state.