Joe Biden, United States president, has announced a nine-member delegation that will attend the inauguration ceremony of President-elect Bola Tinubu on May 29.
According to a statement on the White House website, Honorable Marcia L. Fudge, secretary of the United States department of housing and urban development, will lead the delegation.
Other members of the US delegation to Nigeria are as follows:
Mr. David Greene, chargé d’affaires, a.i., U.S. embassy Abuja.
The Honorable Marisa Lago, under secretary of commerce for international trade, U.S. department of commerce.
General Michael E. Langley, commander of U.S. Africa command.
The Honorable Mary Catherine Phee, assistant secretary of state for the bureau of African affairs, U.S. department of state.
The Honorable Judd Devermont, special assistant to the president and senior director for African affairs, national security council.
The Honorable Monde Muyangwa, assistant administrator for the bureau for Africa, U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID).