- Tofa was pictured on a visit to President Buhari at Abuja House in London
- Governor Al-Makura also visited with his wife Hajia Mairo
- Earlier the same day, RCCG GO Pastor Adeboye had visited and prayed for the president
On the same day he received Pastor Enoch Adeboye, the general overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG), President Muhammadu Buhari also received some other important guests at the Abuja House in London.
The second guest was former presidential aspirant in the 1993 general elections Bashir Tofar who ran under the National Republican Convention (NRC).
President Buhari and Tofa shaking hands during their meeting on Friday, August 18 at the Abuja House in London. Photo credit: Sulaiman Confi
Tofar’s NRC lost to late MKO Abiola’s Social Democratic Party before the election was eventually annulled by the military junta of General Ibrahim Badamosi Babangida who incidentally turned 76 years old yesterday, Thursday, August 17.
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President Buhari and Tofa sat down for a chat during the visit. Photo credit: Sulaiman Confi
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President Buhari also met with Nasarawa governor Tanko Al-Makura and his wife Hajiya Mairo inside the Abuja House in London.
NAIJ.com had earlier reported that RCCG general overseer Pastor Adeboye visited President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday, August 18 at the Abuja House, London.
President Buhari with Governor Al Makura and his wife Hajia Mairo at Abuja House. Photo credit: Sulaiman Confi
Adeboye's visit to the ailing president was less than 24 hours after the president was visited by the senate president, Bukola Saraki and the speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara.
After Adeboye's visit, the president took to his Facebook page to thank the pastor for visiting and praying for him. He wrote: "I thank Pastor Adeboye for visiting today, and for his prayers and good wishes. May God continue to bless him and his work."
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