Buhari wears face mask in public for time

Buhari wears face mask in public for time

 Buhari wears face masks in public for time
Nigeria President Muhammadu Buhari [Major General retd.] has worn face mask in public for the first time since the inception of coronavirus [Covid-19] pandemic started.

The Presidential Task Force on COVID-19 had recommended the compulsory use of face mask while in public as one of the guidelines meant to curtail further spread of the virus in the country .

But while visitors to the Presidential Villa are always seen with face masks , Buhari has never been seen with one. But in a photograph shared by his personal photographer, Bayo Omoboriowo, on Thursday, the President adorned face mask in Bamako, Mali for the peace mission by the ECOWAS Head of states.

The photograph showed the President with the white face mask as he disembarks the presidential jet, 23rd July, 2020.

Buhari and some West African leaders are currently in the Malian capital to find a solution to the worsening political crisis in the francophone country. Buhari ’s Special Adviser on Media and Publicity , Femi Adesina , announced Wednesday that his principal would join his counterparts from the West African regional bloc on a peacekeeping mission to Mali .