President Bola Tinubu is scheduled to join other Heads of State and Government in Bissau, Guinea-Bissau, on Thursday, to celebrate the country’s 50th Independence Anniversary and Armed Forces Day.
A terse statement by Tinubu’s media aide, Ajuri Ngelale noted that his principal, the President will arrive in Bissau on Thursday for the ceremony, which will be hosted by President Umaro Sissoco Embalo.
Recall that Guinea-Bissau marked its 50th Independence Anniversary on September 24, 2023, but the Government had scheduled all celebrations for November 16, 2023.
Shortly after the event, Tinubu will head back home to Nigeria on Thursday.
Tinubu had been away from the country attending the Saudi-Africa summit where he wooed investors to come to Nigeria for a guaranteed return on investment.