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President Muhammadu Buhari on his arrival at the airport in Abuja yesterday revealed that he is in good health.
The President’s aircraft touched down at Nnamdi Azikiwe Airport in Abuja on Friday by 7:00 pm after a three-day medical trip to London, United Kingdom.

When asked by journalists why he returned earlier than expected, the President said; “It is not earlier than expected. I just went for a further medical check-up and I am alright, thank you,”

In a tweet announcing his departure, President Buhari on Monday said, “I will be travelling to the United Kingdom tomorrow, to see my doctor, at his request. Will be away for four days; back in Abuja on Saturday, May 12.”

His Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, had said the President would return on Saturday but he returned back to the country a day earlier.

Using his official Twitter handle @MBuhari, the President also announced his returned to the country.

“President is back in Abuja. He arrived this evening from London,”the presidency wrote on its Twitter account.

Buhari, who last year spent some five months receiving treatment in the British capital, had left on Tuesday to see his doctor.


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  1. Joe

    May 12, 2018 at 7:34 pm

    The President of a nation of 160million people could not get a personal physician to exam him? Ok He chose a foreign doctor but as president, is it not possible the physician to fly in? Why He stop over a great expense to the tax payer to see his doctor if he was in such good health? The mind wonders

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