Nigerian president, Muhammadu Buhari today clocked 74 years old and marked his birthday anniversary with a special parade at the Presidential Villa, Abuja and inspection of the Guard of Honour mounted by the Nigerian Army.
He was born on 17 December 1942 in Daura, Katsina State.
According to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) that President Buhari also cut a birthday cake and released 74 pigeons from a cage as part of the activities marking the anniversary.
He signed birthday anniversary register where he wrote: “I am impressed with the special drills
presented by the Guard Brigade.’’
Service chiefs, Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris; some ministers, including Lai Mohammed and Muhammad Bello of the FCT; Chief of Staff to the President, Abba Kyari; Presidential spokesmen, Femi Adesina and Garba Shehu all attended the event.
— Bashir Ahmad (@BashirAhmaad) December 17, 2016