President Buhari arrives Kingdom of Saudi Arabia for Umrah
President Muhammadu Buhari received by Deputy Governor of Madinah, Prince Saud bin Khalid Al-Faifal, Thursday, May 16, 2019.
He is at the instance of the ruler of Saudi Arabia and Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques to carry out the Umrah (lesser pilgrimage) in the kingdom.
According to the personal assistant to the presidency, Bashir Ahmad, Buhari will be accompanied by close personal aides as he embarks on the journey on Thursday, May 16.
The report said the president is expected back in the country on Tuesday, May 21.