President Muhammadu Buhari has decided to check up on his cows in his home, Katsina State on Monday, amidst calls for him to visit the school where 600 students were kidnapped over the weekend.
A video obtained by Sahara Reporters showed the president visiting his cows and in Daura on Monday afternoon.
The president had rejected calls to visit Kankara, home to the high school that was raided by bandits, instead choosing to send a federal government delegation from Abuja, the nation’s capital.
Kankara is about 190km (a two and half hours drive) by road from Daura while Abuja is some 384km away.
The president has faced criticism for his failure to show empathy repeatedly during a time of grief for Nigerians.