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Nigeria: Muhammadu Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari

Inaugural speech by His Excellency, President Muhammadu Buhari following his swearing-in as President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria on 29th May, 2015

I am immensely grateful to God Who Has preserved us to witness this day and this occasion. Today marks a triumph for Nigeria and an occasion to celebrate her freedom and cherish her democracy. Nigerians have shown their commitment to democracy and are determined to entrench its culture.

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Abia State: Okezie Ikpeazu

The inaugural address by His Excellency Okezie Ikpeazu, Governor of Abia State.

Protocol

My beloved Abians, I am humbled by the great and onerous responsibility you have bestowed on me to serve you and lead our State as the 4th democratically elected Governor, to develop her potentials and achieve our collective dream of uplifting the life of every Abian. I accept it with a heart full of love and commitment for our dear state. I regard it as the highest honor to lead Abia at this time in our democratic journey. I pledge to use all my strength and ability to live up to your expectation of me, as your Governor.

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Akwa Ibom State: Ben Ayade

Gov. Ben Ayade

The inaugural address by His Excellency Senator Ben Ayade, Governor of Akwa Ibom State.

“Fellow Cross Riverians ‎with the greatest humility, I stand before you today to answer the call of history and, accept with an open heart and hands, the monumental challenge to provide leadership to one of Nigeria’s most enlightened states.

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Delta State: Ifeanyi Okowa

Gov. Ifeanyi Okowa

The inaugural address by His Excellency Ifeanyi Okowa, Governor of Delta State, May 29, 2015

Preamble

Fellow Deltans, I am grateful to God, and consider it an honour, to stand before you today as your Governor. Indeed, I am humbled by the trust you have reposed in me, greatly inspired by our collective resolve to have chosen hope over suspicion and fear, and unity of purpose over conflict and discord.

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Enugu State: Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi

The innaugural address by His Excellency, Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi, Governor of Enugu State.

Protocol

Ndi Enugu, the appointed day has finally come. It is the Lord’s doing and it is still marvelous in our eyes. To Him, the God of Abraham, the God of Isaac, the God of Jacob and the Awesome God of David, be all the glory and honour in Jesus name. Amen.

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Lagos State: Akinwunmi Ambode

The innaugural address by His Excellency, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode, Governor of Lagos State, on Friday, May 29, 2015 at Tafawa Balewa Square, Lagos

Protocol

Today, I have just performed the sacred duty of oath-taking as the Governor of Lagos State. It has pleased GOD through the good people of Lagos State, that my destiny as a little boy, born from a humble background, on the 14th day of JUNE to become the 14th Governor of our great State, Lagos is being realised.

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Ogun State: Ibikunle Amosun

The innaugural address by His Excellency, Ibikunle Amosun, Governor of Ogun State, at the occasion of his Swearing–in-Ceremony for a second term in office, held on Friday, May 29, 2015.

Still About Our People

My dear good people of Ogun State, exactly four years ago, at this same venue, I stood to take the Oath of Office as the fourth democratically elected Governor of our great State.

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Rivers State: Nyesom Wike

The inaugral address of His Excellency Nyesom Ezenwo Wike, Governor of Rivers State, on Friday, May 29, 2015 at the Liberation Stadium Port Harcourt, Rivers.

Protocol

My beloved people of Rivers State

It is with great humility and gratitude to God Almighty, who makes all things well that I address you today. I feel so humbled, blessed and grateful to God, whose holy hands in my life and the trust you have in me, provided the opportunity for me to serve as your Governor for the next four years.

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