President Muhammadu Buhari is set to address Nigeria this morning to mark the country’s 59th independence day celebration.
Naija News reports that the Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina, made this known in a statement on Monday.
According to the presidential aide, the nationwide broadcast is part of activities to commemorate Nigeria’s 59th independence anniversary celebrations.
“President Muhammadu Buhari will broadcast to the nation on Tuesday, October 1, 2019 at 7am,” the statement read.
“Television, radio stations and other electronic media outlets are enjoined to hook up to the network services of the Nigerian Television Authority and Radio Nigeria for the broadcast.”
This will be Buhari’s first Independence Day broadcast in his second term.