President Buhari Attends Democracy Day Parade At Eagles Square Abuja
President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday arrived at the Eagles Square in Abuja for the 2022 Democracy Day Parade.
The parade is an annual exercise held in honor of the country’s going back to civil rule and to remember Nigeria’s heroes of democracy.
His arrival became heralded via a fashionable salute, signaling the legit kick off of the exercise inside the nation’s capital.
Prior to the President’s arrival, the guards had fallen into formation with numerous general salutes taken to welcome squad leaders and the commander of the Guards Brigade.
There were also standard salutes for the carrier chiefs and the Inspector-General of the Police Force, in addition to salutations for former presidents and vice presidents, amongst other dignitaries.
Present on the arena to welcome President Buhari were the Minister of Defence, Major General Bashir Magashi (rtd); Chief of Defence Staff, General Lucky Irabor; ministers and other members of the President’s cupboard, participants of the National Assembly, and contributors of the diplomatic corps.
President Buhari is expected to inspect the guards and sign the anniversary register after which the parade formalities would be concluded.