Buhari on vacation, goes to UK

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President Muhammadu Buhari left Abuja on Thursday for the United Kingdom on a 10-day leave, which is part of his annual vacation.

Buhari with military chiefs as he departs for UK on Thursday.
Buhari with some of his aides leaving Villa for his journey to UK

Buhari jets to UK

Mr Femi Adesina, the President’s Special Adviser on Media and Publicity said this in a statement in Abuja on Thursday.

“He is expected to resume work on Feb. 6, 2017.

“During the vacation, the President will also undergo routine medical check-ups.

“In line with Section 145 (1) of the 1999 Constitution (as amended), the President of the Senate, and Speaker, House of Representatives, have been duly communicated.

“While away, the Vice President, Prof Yemi Osinbajo, will perform the functions of the Office of the President,” he said.


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