After observing his Eid-el-Kabir Sallah break, President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday departed Katsina State for the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Abuja.
He was seen off by top government officials of the state led by Katsina State Governor, Aminu Bello Masari.
A chopper brought him from Daura to Umaru Musa Yar’Adua Airport in Katsina around 10:45 a.m. Where he joined his plane to Abuja five minutes later.
The President had arrived his home state last week Wednesday and have had series of private meetings, including the visit of the President of Niger, Muhammadu Issoufou.
The president was in company of immediate members of his family, Media Aide Garba Shehu and the Chief Security Officer, Bashir Bindawa and members of the protocol unit of the villa.
The highly-elated Buhari commended the Emir of Daura, Alhaji Umar Farouk, for the wonderful reception accorded to his Niger counterpart, President Muhammadou Yusouffou, who visited the Daura palace on Tuesday
after visiting President Buhari.
Buhari was accompanied to the departure point by the emir, politicians, well-wishers and security personnel deployed to cover the visit.
The President during the break also had time to visit and work on his farm.