PROGRAMME FOR THE SWEARING IN OF THE NEW PRESIDENT AND VICE PRESIDENT OF THE FEDERAL REPUBLIC OF NIGERIA ON MAY 29TH, 2023
- Invited dignitaries to be seated at Eagles Square.
- The President Elect and Vice President Elect arrives.
- Outgoing President (PMB) and VP (PYO) arrives.
- Outgoing VP takes his last salute.
- Outgoing President takes his last salute.
- Outgoing ADC hands over old military colours to Outgoing President.
- CJN will be invited to swear in new VP.
- CJN swears in the new President and Commander in Chief of the Arned Forces, Federa Republic of Nigeria.
- Immediate Past President (PMB) hands over new colours to the new President & instrument of office.
- Former President leaves for Nnamdi Azikwe International Airport enroute Katsina or Kaduna (using a different car that brought him to the venue).
- PMB takes off for Katsina or Kaduna (With 001 for the last time).
- The new President takes his first salute and inspect the Guards of Honour.
- New President addresses the nation for the first time as President and Commander in Chief of the Nigerian Armed Forces.
- President drives to the Villa (using the official vehicle that brought PMB to the venue)
- New President host visiting Presidents/ Head of State/ head of delegation/ Ambassadors / Development Partners/ former Ministers/ members of NASS especially
- In the evening, there will be a state banquet to toast to the new President.
- Work starts on May 30, 2023.
(Live Transmission of the swearing of the President elect @officialABAT and VP elect @officialSKSM will be broadcast via all National Television stations and FRCN.)