The governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Kano State, Nasiru Yusuf Gawuna on Tuesday visited President Muhammadu Buhari in Abuja.
Gawuna who is also the incumbent Deputy Governor of Kano state was received by the President at his official residence at the Presidential Villa, Abuja.
See some photos of the meeting as shared by the Special Assistant on Digital Communications to President Buhari, Bashir Ahmad.
Presidential Transition Council Meets Police Ministry
The Transition Technical Task Team (TTTT) of the Presidential Transition Council (PTC) on Tuesday met with the Ministry of Police Affairs ahead of President Muhammadu Buhari’s handing over.
Naija News reports that the police ministry has pledged its support to the team in the fulfillment of its assignment which includes the provision of transition security.
The Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Police Affairs, Abel Olumuyiwa Enitan told the PTC at the ministry’s headquarters in Abuja. that the ministry is committed to making their assignment easy.
Enitan pledged to the PTC led by Senior Special Assistant to the President on Policy and Development, Ibrahim Hassan that the ministry would submit its report to the council in good time.
He said the directive of the Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF) to the police included transition security and collation of information on all President Muhammadu Buhari administration’s policies, programmes and projects.
Enitan also explained that part of the ministry’s mandate is to protect Nigerians and provide a conducive environment for socio-economic development and sustainable livelihood for the citizenry.
Speaking on behalf of the PTC, Dr Ibrahim Hassan said Executive Order No. 14 of 2023 signed by the President on February 9, 2023, provides the legal framework for facilitating and managing presidential transitions at the federal level.