The 27th of May marks the yearly Children’s day celebration in Nigeria and President Muhammadu Buhari celebrated Children’s Day with children in the State House on Thursday, May 27th.
President Buhari commemorated the day with some kids in the Villa with cake and waving flags.
On this day, pre-coronavirus era, children were usually given a relatively free rein and it is considered a public holiday. Schools and educational institutes used to celebrate this day by organizing fun days, and arranging for kids to go for match passes in stadia across the country.
The Presidency’s official Twitter handle shared that, “The President spent the morning with a group of visiting children, at the State House. A giant card, a cake, and lots of flags and fun!”