President Muhammadu Buhari Visits Plateau State Amidst Tight Security
Arrangements have been concluded to receive President Muhammadu Buhari to Plateau State for a day’s official visit to Commission Projects and Hold a Town hall meeting to endorse the five year peace plan by the State Peace Building Agency.
Security from the Federal Capital Territory are said to have taken over the security surveillance of the New Government House Little Rayfield while security is tight across the roads to be used by the President as well as the Yakubu Gowon Airport Heipang, Barkin Ladi LGA, Plateau State.
The State Governor and his Cabinet, Political leaders, National Assembly Representatives from the State, captains of industries, APC chieftains and illustrious sons and daughters of the State were spotted at the Airport ready to receive the August Visitor, President Muhammadu Buhari.
Among those sighted at the Airport are: Gov. Simon Lalong, Deputy Governor Prof. Sonnie Tyoden, Senator Mantu, Dame Pauline Tallen Former Deputy Governor of Plateau State, former Deputy Governor Ignatius Longjang, Minister of Youth and Sports Hon. Barr. Solomon Dalung, House of representatives Members present include Hon. Timothy Golu, Hon. Istifanus Gyang, Hon. Edward Pwajok and Hon. Suleiman Kwande while Senator David Jonah Jang and Sen. Dariye were also spotted among many other dignitaries.
It will be recalled that the President is visiting Plateau State for the first time since his election.
Early pictures of the visit are below:
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