Heated reactions from Nigerians as pigeons released by Buhari refuse to fly at Armed Forces remembrance

The 2021 Armed Forces Remembrance Day in Nigeria is trending on social media with an unusual development.
At the ceremony, President Buhari released some pigeons into the air, in line with the tradition.
However, the birds refused to fly, causing heated reactions from Nigerians on social media.
As Nigeria celebrates the 2021 Armed Forces Remembrance today, Friday, January 15, something dramatic happened which is drawing heated reactions from Nigerians on social media. As it is the tradition, President Muhammadu Buhari opened the birdcage at the National Arcade, picked up one of the doves, and threw it into the air but the bird landed atop the cage and refused to fly. The president opened the roof of the cage in a bid to send them all out but the birds refused to fly, forcing the president to return to his seat.


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