President Muhammadu Buhari has arrived in Imo state amid the sit-at-home order issued by the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) to residents..
Buhari landed at the Sam Mbakwe Airport in Owerri, the state capital where he was received by Imo governor, Hope Uzodimma and his Ebonyi counterpart, David Umahi.
Buhari is expected to inaugurate some projects in the state during his visit.
“It is with a heart full of gratitude that I, on behalf of the good people of Imo State, welcome His Excellency President Muhammadu Buhari GCFR to the Eastern Heartland on a working visit to commission some of our completed people-oriented projects,” he said.
“Mr President, we are delighted to have you in Imo State on this august occasion despite your tight schedules and it’s our pleasure that while in Imo state, you will enjoy the hospitality and conviviality of our people,” Uzodinma wrote in a Facebook post.