President in Lagos for two-day visit
President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday landed in Lagos State on a two-day visit and to inaugurate projects.
The Presidential aircraft touched the ground around 3.33pm and the President was received by the Lagos State Governor, Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu, his deputy, Dr. Obafemi Hamzat and members of the State Executive Council.
Governors Biodun Oyebanji (Ekiti) and Dapo Abiodun (Ogun) and former Governor of Ekiti State, Dr Kayode Fayemi, Service chiefs and the All Progressives Congress members also received the President.
Buhari, who was welcomed at the Presidential Wing of Lagos Airport with performances by the Lagos State Cultural Troupe, also inspected the guard of honour at the parade ground before he flew out of the airport in a helicopter for the inauguration of projects in some parts of Lagos State.
A statement by the government added, “The projects to be commissioned by President Buhari during the two-day working visit are Lekki Deep Seaport, Lagos Rice Mill, Imota, 18.75 killometers Eleko-Epe rigid pavement six lane Expressway, First Phase of the Blue Light Rail from Mile Two to Marina and the John Randle Centre for Yoruba Culture and History.
“He will also commission a private project, MRS Lubricant, in Apapa”