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Buhari drives tractor in Jos

President Muhammadu Buhari was pictured driving a tractor in Jos, Plateau State on Friday while inaugurating the state tractor ownership scheme.

The Governor of the state, Simon Lalong, and Minister of Agriculture, Audu Ogbeh, were among the dignitaries who witnessed the launch of the programme.

Buhari arrived in Plateau on Thursday, his first visit to the state since he took over power in 2015.

The president is due to return to Abuja later on Friday.

 

About Lanre Oyetade

A multiple award winner in Economics and business journalism, Lanre Oyetade has served close to two decades in the media industry, spanning different notable stables, where he is privileged to have risen to the position of a title editor. A masters degree holder in Economics from the University of Lagos and doctoral student at the Babcock University, he is a winner of the prestigious NMMA Capital Market Award for two consecutive years (2004 & 2005), and was also a nominee for the body’s banking and finance and money market awards for two years. In 2013, he also won the Most Outstanding Business-Reporting Title Editor award of the National Institute of Marketing of Nigeria (NIMN). A minister in the LORDS’s vineyard, he has been an inspirational speaker and resource person at many corporate and religious fora since early 2004, and has so far authored three books on the capital market; on personal effectiveness, and on personal finance, in 2008 and 2014, respectively.