President Muhammadu Buhari, who is currently on medical leave in the UK has thanked Nigerians for their continued prayers and support for him. In a press release signed by Femi Adesina, a media aide to the Nigerian leader, the president says he is immensely grateful for the show of love.
The full statement read;
PRESIDENT BUHARI THANKS NIGERIANS FOR PRAYERS; SAYS NO CAUSE FOR WORRY
President Muhammadu Buhari thanks millions of Nigerians who have been sending good wishes and praying for his health and well-being in mosques and churches throughout the country.
The President is immensely grateful for the prayers, show of love and concern.
President Buhari wishes to reassure Nigerians that there is no cause for worry.
During his normal annual checkup, tests showed he needed a longer period of rest, necessitating the President staying longer than originally planned.