President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday departed from his home town of Daura in Katsina State after a five-day official engagement.

Recall that President Buhari was in Daura to perform the ground breaking ceremony of the newly established University of Transportation. The Specialized University, which will focus on research and development of human capital for the transport sector.

NAN reports that the president spent five days in Daura before departing the ancient town at 9:42 am in a presidential chopper marked NAF-540 on Tuesday.

NAN reports that hundreds of persons, mostly politicians and other well wishers were on hand to bid the president farewell as he took off at the Daura helipad.