Buhari to receive handover notes after facilities’ tour
The President-elect, Gen. Muhammadu Buhari, will receive handover notes at the Council Chamber after tour of facilities at the Presidential Villa, Abuja, on May 28.
The was disclosed to State House correspondents by the Minster of Information, Patricia Akwashiki, at the end of Federal Executive Council meeting on Wednesday.
The handing over, she said will be followed by inaugural dinner in the evening of the same day.
She said: “The deliberation today was taken up by preparations or transition and the SGF briefed the Council as follows that on May 28, there will be inspection of facilities at the Villa by the President in company of the Vice President with the President-elect and his Vice President.
“Thereafter there will be a small handing over ceremony in the Council Chamber where the President will hand over the briefs collected by MDAs and government agencies to the incoming administration.”
She also disclosed that five protocols were approved by the Council on Wednesday.
The Minister, who did not give details of the protocols, said, “At least five protocols were approved and adopted by Nigeria in order to enable us work well with our counterparts in other parts of the world.”