GUINEA-BISSAU INDEPENDENCE DAY; PRESIDENT TINUBU HONOURS INVITATION FOR COMMEMORATION
Written by Tunde Adeyemi on November 15, 2023
President Bola Tinubu will on Thursday, join other Heads of State and Government in Bissau, Guinea-Bissau, to celebrate the country’s 50th independence anniversary and Armed Forces Day.
A statement by the President’s spokesperson Ajurir Ngelale says President Tinubu will arrive in Bissau on Thursday for the ceremony, which will be hosted by President Umaro Sissoco Embalo and return to Nigeria same Thursday.
Guinea-Bissau marked its 50th Independence Anniversary on September 24, 2023, but the government had scheduled all celebrations for November 16, 2023.