Monday, 18 May 2015

Will Obama be attending Buhari's inauguration?



Well according to 'Naija news'  Obama is being pressurized by a pro-Africa U.S lobby group in Washington DC and the Christain Association of Nigerian-Americans (CANAN) to attend the inauguration ceremony.


 Read report below:
According to a White House spokesperson, Natalie Wozniak, said the U.S. President is not ready to announce a delegation to the Nigeria’s presidential swearing-in ceremony.
With regards to the Buhari-Osinbajo inauguration, Ambassador Carson noted that “President Obama should send a high level delegation to President Buhari’s inauguration in Abuja on May 29.However CANAN and another leading U.S. group released separate statements asking President Obama to be personally present at the event in Abuja.
The group-Constituency for Africa- is considered one of the leading organizations in the US “committed to educating and mobilizing the US public on matters pertaining to Africa.
Because such an announcement is expected in the forthcoming week based on traditional practices by the White House.

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