– President Muhammadu Buhari is due to return to Nigeria on Friday, March 10
– The president’s plane will land at the Kaduna Airport from where he will be choppered to the Presidential Villa, Aso Rock
– The president’s arrival has generated frenzy and excitement among his supporters
The return of President Muhammadu Buhari to Nigeria on Friday, March 10 has generated frenzy and excitement among his supporters.
According to a Twitter user, a trader and ardent supporter of the president refused to collect money from him after he purchased water melon.
He said the trader’s decision was based on his excitement about the president’s imminent return.
I was almost in tears as this night when I went 2 buy watermelon, d person refused 2 collect my money because @MBuhari is coming back.
— Optimistic Muhammed (@trueNija) March 9, 2017
Meanwhile, supporters of the president has started using the hashtag #BabaOyoyo loosely translated as ‘Baba Welcome’ to express their happiness.
They should just fly Baba to Abuja from the Kaduna airport jeje, if they drive him on Kaduna road they’ll shut down the city. #BabaOyoyo
— Ahmed Mamman Halidu (@halid2) March 10, 2017
Buhari is coming back tomorrow. Time for #BabaOyoyo
— Mr Skeng (@Fadil_Shehu) March 9, 2017
Can’t just express how happy I am tonight. #BabaOyoyo.
— Sada Abubakar (@Saad_Abubakar1) March 9, 2017
#BabaOyoyo We await your arrival Sir.
— AbuDeen (@elrufaization) March 9, 2017
— Abdulrahman (@Lemeveteran) March 9, 2017
#BabaOyoyo The Eagle wud be back soon. Welcome to the land of plenty @MBuhari
— adeniji aderibigbe (@herdeyribigbe) March 9, 2017
Recall that the special adviser to the president on media and publicity, Femi Adesina had announced President Buhari’s planned return via his Facebook page on Thursday, March 9.