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BREAKING: Buhari confers GCFR honour on Tinubu

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President Muhammadu Buhari, has conferred the National Honour of Grand Commander of Order of the Federal Republic, (GCFR) on the President-elect, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu.

The outgoing President conferred the honour on Tinubu at the ongoing Investiture Ceremony in Abuja on Thursday.

This is part of the Investiture Ceremony for Tinubu and his Vice, Kashim Shettima.

LagosPost reported that Buhari expressed that he is under pressure and is eager to hand over in the next few days.

The train of events lined out for the inauguration, coupled with wrapping up the official duties of his office has mounted more pressure n Buhari.

Buhari was joined by Secretary to the Government of the Federation Boss Mustapha; the Minister of Defense, Major General Salihi Magashi; the Chief of Defense Staff General Lucky Irabor and the Service Chiefs at the close of the Regimental Dinner organised in his honour by the Armed Forces at the newly commissioned Nigerian Armed Forces Officers’ Mess, Asokoro, Abuja on Tuesday.

Speaking at a special Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting held from midday till late Tuesday evening, before heading out for the Regimental Dinner, Buhari said, “Please, I will like to digress a bit from the prepared speech. I apologise most sincerely for keeping you waiting for about at least half an hour, actually, I can hardly cope with the pressure and I’m desperately looking forward for the next six days,” he said.

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