Friday, May 29 history was made in Nigeria as former president Goodluck Jonathan handed over power to a new President, Muhammadu Buhari. Here are some few captivating photos from the handing over.
The Presidential Inauguration Ceremony which held on Friday May 29, 2015 at the Eagle Square in Abuja was televised internationally, with hundreds of Nigerians home and abroad cheering the new President on various social media platforms, while others reel out a long list of what is expected of the Buhari government.
President Muhammadu Buhari and his Vice, Yemi Osibanjo assumed power with immediate effect after the inauguration and swearing in.
See all the captivating photos from the sunny day in the heart of Abuja, Nigeria.
Check out photos from the ceremony.