US President Biden announces delegation for Tinubu’s inauguration
The President of the United States, Joe Biden, has announced the distinguished delegation that will attend and honor the inauguration of Bola Ahmed Tinubu, Nigeria’s President-elect, on May 29.
In an official statement released from the White House on Monday, President Biden revealed that the esteemed Honorable Marcia L. Fudge, Secretary of the United States Department of Housing and Urban Development, will have the honor of leading the delegation.
Other members of the presidential delegations are Mr David Greene, Chargé d’Affaires, a.i., US Embassy Abuja, the Honorable Sydney Kamlager-Dove, United States Representative (D), California, the Honorable Marisa Lago, Under Secretary of Commerce for International Trade, US Department of Commerce, General Michael E. Langley, Commander of US Africa Command, the Honorable Enoh T. Ebong, Director, US Trade and Development Agency, the Honorable Mary Catherine Phee, Assistant Secretary of State for the Bureau of African Affairs, US Department of State, 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.
65 world leaders are expected to grace Tinubu’s inauguration on Monday, May 29, 2023.