The United States of America (USA) has announced the names of the presidential delegation to attend the inauguration of Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu as president of Nigeria, scheduled for May 29, in Abuja.
TheNewsGuru.com (TNG) reports US President Joe Biden announced the delegation to attend the inauguration of Tinubu as Nigeria’s next president in a statement on Monday.
According to the statement from the White House, the Honorable Marcia L. Fudge, Secretary of the United States Department of Housing and Urban Development will lead the delegation.
Included in the delegation are Mr. David Greene, Chargé d’Affaires, a.i., U.S. Embassy Abuja, the Honorable Sydney Kamlager-Dove, United States Representative (D), California and the Honorable Marisa Lago, Under Secretary of Commerce for International Trade, U.S. Department of Commerce.
Others are General Michael E. Langley, Commander of U.S. Africa Command, the Honorable Enoh T. Ebong, Director, U.S. Trade and Development Agency and the Honorable Mary Catherine Phee, Assistant Secretary of State for the Bureau of African Affairs, U.S. Department of State.
Also in the delegation are the Honorable Judd Devermont, Special Assistant to the President and Senior Director for African Affairs, National Security Council and the Honorable Monde Muyangwa, Assistant Administrator for the Bureau for Africa, U.S. Agency for International Development.