Video, Photos: Buhari’s Sallah Day in Daura

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President Buhari performs the rite of ram slaughtering: all for the Eid-el-Kabir

President Muhammadu Buhari had thrilling moments in his hometown of Daura today, as he celebrated the muslim festival of Eid-el-Kabir.

First of all as he himself observed, his people are still in love with him, enthralled by his presence. And they showed it to him today at the Eid Praying Ground in Daura, where he he met hand-waving enthusiasts.

President Buhari acknowledges hundreds of enthusiasts saluting him at the praying ground

(Watch the electrifying atmosphere:

President Buhari walks home from Eid praying ground
And the crowd behind President Buhari

He saw more of this enthusiasm as he decided to walk more than 800 metres home. There he also marked the Sallah with scores of NYSC members serving in the town, after slaughtering his ram.

The corps members in a line-up of honour for the president
President Buhari addresses the corps members before the photo session
President Buhari, deep in the middle, with NYSc members

(Watch the president’s journey home from Eid praying ground courtesy NTA:

And this from Bashir Ahmad:

President Buhari speaks with the mediamen in Daura

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