The presidency has introduced that President Muhammadu Buhari will likely be addressing Nigerians forward of Democracy Day.
In keeping with the Minister of Data, Lai Mohammed, the nationwide broadcast will happen by 7:00 am on Sunday.
He mentioned Buhari will deal with the nation to commemorate this yr’s democracy day.
The assertion reads, ”As you might recollect, President Muhammadu Buhari, in June 2018, directed that Nigeria’s Democracy Day, marked each Might 29, be shifted to June 12 to honour Moshood Abiola, winner of the 1993 presidential election.
“In compliance with the presidential directive, Democracy Day has been celebrated yearly on June 12. This yr’s celebration will mark the fourth time that the day will likely be marked on June 12, following celebrations in 2019, 2020 and 2021.
”Following intensive work by an inter-ministerial committee, the next programmes have been scheduled to rejoice the 2022 Democracy Day:
a) – This Press Convention formally kickstarts the programme of actions
b) – A public lecture is scheduled to carry tomorrow, Friday tenth June,
on the Nationwide Mosque right here in Abuja at 9am.
c) – This will likely be adopted, on the identical day and the identical venue, by a
Juma’at Service at midday
d) – On Sunday, June 12, there will likely be a presidential broadcast within the morning. There may even be a Church Service on the
Nationwide Christian Centre at 3pm
e) – Then on Monday, June thirteenth, a Ceremonial Parade will likely be held at
the Eagle Sq. ranging from 9am.
” Please word that attendance at these occasions are strictly by invitation and consistent with the Covid-19 protocol.”