17th June, 2021
President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday, arrived in Maiduguri, the Borno State capital, on a one-day working visit.
The president, whose visit is to assess the security situation in the North East, will address troops at Maimalari Cantonment and inaugurate some completed Federal and State Government projects.
Some of the projects to be inaugurated include the 4,000 housing units for displaced persons out of the 10,000 units being constructed by the Federal Government in Borno and the Senate building of Borno State University, Maiduguri.
Others are the Borno State Vocational Enterprising Institute, Muna, Government Day Technical Secondary School, Njimtilo, Dr Babagana Wakilbe Memorial School, Abbaganaram Maternal Healthcare Centre and the Jiddari-Polo road and drainage.
Although movement was restricted in some areas of Maiduguri for security reason, people still came out in large number to welcome the president.