Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari will leave for London on Sunday for a medical check up, his spokesman,Mr Femi Adesina has announced.
Said Femi Adesina in a tweet : “PMB travels tonight for medical follow-up. Length of stay to be determined by London doctors. Government to function normally under VP.”
President Buhari had absented himself from government activities for close to three weeks now, with his media aides stating that necessary documents needing his attention were being taken to him at home.
Many prominent Nigerians had also commented about the Presidents deteriorating health as a result of his non appearance in public and requested that the state of health of the President be made known to the public.
As at the time of this report, the state of health of Buhari is yet to be declared.