Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari has arrived in Imo State.
Nigeria’s President landed at the Sam Mbakwe Cargo Airport in Owerri, Imo state capital where he was received by a delegation led by the governor of Imo state, Senator Hope Uzodima.
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The Imo State Governor, Hope Uzodinma, in a post on Facebook, stated that the President is in the state to commission some projects.
He wrote, “It is with a heart full of gratitude that I, on behalf of the good people of Imo State, welcome His Excellency President Muhammadu Buhari GCFR to the Eastern Heartland on a working visit to commission some of our completed people-oriented projects”.
“Mr President, we are delighted to have you in Imo State on this august occasion despite your tight schedules and it’s our pleasure that while in Imo State, you will enjoy the hospitality and conviviality of our people”.
Earlier, The State Governor Hope Uzodinma had disclosed that Buhari would be visiting Imo to commission some “significant projects” his government has executed.
“While in Abuja, I secured approval for President Muhammadu Buhari to visit Imo on Thursday, Sept. 9, to commission some significant projects put together by the Shared Prosperity Administration,” the governor told newsmen after he visited the Federal Capital Territory (FCT)”.
Uzodinma also confirmed that Imo has gotten additional support from the President on the management of some ecological problems in the state.