Saturday, 19 August 2017
PRESIDENT BUHARI RETURNS TO NIGERIA
President Muhammadu Buhari returns to the country later today after receiving medical attention in London, the presidency has said.
The president is set to return after over 100 days in London for medical treatment.
The statement read, “President Muhammadu Buhari returns to the country later today, after receiving medical attention in London.
“The President had left the country on May 7, this year, after handing over power to Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, who has functioned as Acting President since then.
“President Buhari is expected to speak to Nigerians in a broadcast by 7 a.m on Monday, August 21, 2017.
“He thanks all Nigerians who have prayed ceaselessly for his recovery and well-being since the beginning of the health challenge.”