Independence Day: Buhari opt for open air broadcast to address Nigerians
President Muhammadu Buhari will on Thursday address the nation from the Eagle Square, Abuja, on Thursday, October 1, 2020.
Buhari’s address is part of the activities commemorating the 60th Independence Anniversary of Nigeria.
A statement by the President’s Special Adviser on Media & Publicity, Femi Adesina said the live address will commence after the Anniversary Parade at 10am.
Adesina said the event will be covered by major television and radio stations especially the network services of the Nigerian Television Authority (NTA) and the Federal Radio Corporation of Nigeria (FRCN).
”Please note that in view of the open-air live address, the traditional early morning October 1 Presidential Broadcast will not feature on Thursday.”