PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has taken an oath of office for another four years tenure.
The oath taken was administered by the Acting Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Mohammed Tanko at the Eagle Square.
President Buhari was accompanied by his wife Dr. Mrs. Aisha Buhari.
Immediately after the swearing-in ceremony, the national flag was lowered signifying the end of the first four years tenure.
VICE President Yemi Osinbajo has taken the oath of office four another four years.
The oath-taking ceremony was administered by the Acting Chief Justice of Nigeria, CJN, Justice Mohammed Tanko at about 10:25 am.
Prof. Osinbajo clad in white ‘agbada’ and black cap was accompanied by his wife, Mrs. Dapo Osinbajo.
Breaking: Buhari arrives at Eagle Square for inauguration PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has arrived at the Eagle Square, Abuja for his inauguration for the second term of another four years.
President Buhari arrived exactly at 10am alongside his wife, Dr. Mrs. Aisha Buhari and proceeded straight to the podium for the commencement of the ceremony.
Osinbajo, Saraki, Dogara, Oshiomhole, Tinubu arrive Eagle Square
VICE President, Yemi Osinbajo, Senate President, Bukola Saraki, Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara and the National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole, have arrived at the Eagle Square for the inauguration of President Muhammadu Buhari’s second term in office.
Also present are the national leader of the APC, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, the Acting Chief Justice of the Federation, CJN, Justice Tanko Mohammadu and the Service Chiefs.
Members of the Federal Executive Council and the legislators are also seated.