Emmanuel Macron the young president of France is set to enjoy the best of social life as he is to visit Nigeria soon. The president according to reports had worked in the French embassy in Abuja before becoming a president and is set to visit this July.
The president is expected to visit Lagos on Tuesday, July 3, and he will be hosted at the Fela Kuti’s African Shrine.
This statement was released by the Lagos State Government to make it known to people that some part of the Ikeja axis will not be accessible to Lagosians because of the security of the President. The statement indicated that there will be a 12 noon to 12-midnight traffic diversion on Tuesday.
The statement reads;
“Ahead of the historic visit of the president of France, Emmanuel macron to Lagos, the State Government on Sunday announced that there would be traffic diversion and restricted movement from 12 noon to 12 midnight on Tuesday, July 3, 2018, around the Alausa, African Shrine/Agidingbi axis.
While we regret the inconvenience that this might cause the public, especially those who live and work in the area, we appeal that you kindly bear with us during this period and make use of the alternative routes provided.”
According to reports, Macron will also seek to address a joint session of the National Assembly. Speaking to the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, on Tuesday, he mentioned that Macron has interest in the future and development of Nigeria.