Nigeria’s number one citizen President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday arrived Jigawa state for his two-day working visit.
The visit which was initially scheduled for 7th May, was postponed because the President went to London to keep an appointment with his doctor.
According to the Twitter handle of the Personal Assistant to the President, Bashir Ahmad, Buhari is currently in the state.
The President is expected to commission projects as well as attend a state dinner.
Also, the President will also inaugurate the revived dairy products processing company in Birnin Kudu as well as commission one of the 80 newly constructed health care facilities in the state.
Buhari, during the visit, will also flag-off the operations of the state social committee which was recently established by law.
Governor Muhammad Badaru of Jigawa had stated that under the law, each of the 287 polling units across the state will receive a token of between N50, 000, and N100, 000, monthly as stipends to rehabilitate critical infrastructure including health care, education and other facilities in the area.
He said: “@MBuhari starts a two-day working visit to Jigawa State this morning, during the visit he is expected to commission some projects executed by the State Government in Hadejia, Auyo and Dutse. #PMBinJigawa”