President Muhammadu Buhari, has just landed Sam Mbakwe Airport. He landed at about 09:30 am.
Buhari was received at the Imo Airport by the South East Governors, led by the Chairman of the South East Governors, and the Governor of Ebonyi State, Dave Umahi, host Governor, Hope Uzodimma of Imo State, among other Igbo leaders.
The President is expected to commission some landmark projects in the State and meet with Igbo leaders and other Igbo groups.
In a post on Facebook, Governor Hope Uzodinma welcomed the President to the state whilst thanking him for honouring his invitation.
He wrote, “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.
“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.”