- President Buhari Returns Today;
- Expresses gratitude to Nigerians for their prayers;
The Nigerian President who has been away on a vacation in the United Kingdom since January is set to return to the country today, Friday 10, 2017.
This was made known in a statement released by the President’s Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Mr. Femi Adesina. “President Buhari expresses appreciation to teeming Nigerians from across the country and beyond, who had prayed fervently for him and also their good wishes” the statement read.
It would be recalled that the President left the shores of the country on January 19, 2017 on a 10 day vacation during which he was expected to have a routine medical check-ups.
However, on February 6, when he was expected to return, the holiday was extended based on doctors’ recommendation for further tests and rest.