PRESIDENT MUHAMMADU BUHARI’S VISIT TO BENIN
President Muhammadu Buhari was the Special Guest of the Government and People of Benin Republic on their 55th Independence Anniversary.
During this one day visit, on 1st August, 2015, President Buhari was decorated with the highest Honour of the order of the Grand Cross of Benin. He also was given the highest Traditional Honours of the Dahomey kingdom with the title of ‘Forget me not‘.
Also ANWIB led by Her Excellency, Dr Mrs. Cecilia Gbemi Obisakin, presented a token gift to Hajia Aisha Buhari as their Mother. The President subsequently visited the Nigerian International School, the first built by Nigeria in Africa where he met the Governing Council, staff of the school, NIS elect pupils and he also inspected the Computer class room.