Rainstorm: President Buhari arrives Katsina, receives a befitting welcome (Photos)
Rainstorm: President Buhari arrives Katsina, receives a befitting welcome
President Muhammad Buhari has arrived in Katsina for a one day working visit. The presidential jet touched down at the tarmac of Umar Musa Yar’adua Airport at 9:56am.
Governor Aminu Bello Masari was on hand at the Airport to welcome Mr president and his entourage.
Others who were at the Airport to receive Mr President are the state Deputy Governor, Alhaji Mannir Yakubu, the Speaker, Alhaji Yahaya Abubakar Kusada and the secretary to Katsina state government, Dr Mustapha Muhammad Inuwa.
Members of the state executive council, members of the state house of assembly, the state APC chairman and party leadership, members of the business and political class, Associates, classmates and relatives of Mr president were all at the Airport to welcome him.
After the Airport ceremonies, Mr president drove in company of his host proceeded to the Emir of Katsina’s palace.
Along the route to the Emir’s palace, people lined up along the street to catch a glimpse of President Muhammad Buhari.
He was in Katsina to commiserate with victims of natural disaster from various communities during the early part of this year’s rainy season.