President Muhammadu Buhari, Vice President Yemi Osinbajo as well as President of the Senate Ahmed Lawan and House of Representatives Speaker Femi Gbajabiamila have arrived the Eagles Square in Abuja where the June 12 Democracy Day celebrations are holding for the first time.
The President arrived at some minutes past ten am where he received the state salute and joined in the general rendition of the National anthem.
Also present at the Eagles Square are the Ooni of Ife, Enitan Ogunwosi II, former Senate President, Ken Nnamani, Aliko Dangote,
Also present at the event are the Presidents of Rwanda, Sierra Leone, Ghana, Namibia, Niger, Congo, Liberia, Gambia and Guinea Bisau.
A Democracy Day speech by President Buhari is expected as the high point of the day’s events.