President Buhari visits Kano (Photos and Video)

President Muhammadu Buhari arrived Kano on Wednesday via Malam Aminu Kano International Airport  for a two-day official visit to the state, to a rousing welcome.

The president was received by Gov. Abdullahi Ganduje, members of the State Executive Council, Emir of Kano, Alhaji Muhammadu Sanusi II, traditional rulers as well as politicians, among others.

A mammoth crowd was also at the airport and along the major streets in the metropolis, giving the president a warm welcome.

The President commissioned a number of projects executed by the Ganduje administration during the visit.

See photos below;

President Buhari commissions a project in Kano

President Buhari commissions another Ganduje project

At the Kano Prisons, Buhari gives one of the freed inmates some transport money. With him are Governor Ganduje, right and Lt. General Dambazau, Minister of Interior, left.

Among the projects commissioned on Wednesday were the ultra modern Specialist Hospital, Giginyu, named after him and a Peadiatric Hospital located on Zoo Road, Kano,and the underpass bridge at Madobi/Panshekara Junction.

On Thursday, the President will inspect a rice mill, Fullmark Rice Mill Company at Kwanar Gunduwawa, and Gezawa Oil Mill, the largest oil mill in Africa at Tokarawa Industrial Estate both on Hadeja Road.

Buhari is also expected to meet with Ulamas and hold an interactive session with community leaders and politicians before returning to Abuja.


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