PHOTO STORY: Buhari in Abakaliki; Commissions projects

Buhari laying foundation of the new Muhammadu Buhari tunnel in Abakaliki
Buhari laying foundation of the new Muhammadu Buhari tunnel in Abakaliki

President Muhammadu Buhari arrived Abakaliki Ebonyi state at exactly 11:15 a.m. Tuesday on a one-day visit to the state.

He was received by Governor David Umahi and wife, Rachel; the Minister of Science and Technology, Ogbonnaya Onu; former Governor Martin Elechi and other top officials from within and outside the state.

He proceeded to commission the 14.5 Kilometer Abakaliki-Afikpo Road, a federal road reconstructed by the state government; two overhead bridges, Akanu Ibiam and Sen offiah Nwali flyovers.

The president also laid the foundations for a new tunnel named after him in the state capital.

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