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President Buhari visits Shonekan’s family

President Muhammadu Buhari; Lagos State Governor, Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu; Yobe State Governor, Mai Mala Buni and Ogun State Governor, Prince Dapo Abiodun during a condolence visit to the family of the Former Head of the Interim National Government, Late Chief Ernest Shonekan at his Ikoyi residence on Thursday, January 13, 2022.

President Muhammadu Buhari has visited the Lagos residence of late Chief Ernest Shonekan to commiserate with his family.

The President was accompanied by Lagos State Governor, Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu, his Ogun and Yobe state counterparts, Prince Dapo Abiodun and Mai Mala Buni.

President Buhari was on a one-day presidential visit to Ogun State to inaugurate some projects by Governor Dapo Abiodun’s administration.

The late Shonekan was at the helm of affairs in Nigeria between August 26 and November 17, 1993, after General Babangida stepped aside as military president.

Reporting by Omolara Omosanya; editing by Muzha Kucha