President Muhammadu Buhari is set to travel to London for medical check up, his office has said.
Presidential spokesperson Femi Adesina in a statement Monday night said the president will travel on Tuesday and will return in about a fortnight.
This will not be the first time the President will be jetting out to London for medical checkup.
As a matter of facts, papers report that Mr Buhari and members of his immediate family routinely travel for medical treatment in the UK. They could it is because Nigerian hospitals battle with inadequate equipment and inadequate funding.
Adesina’s full statement below…
PRESIDENT BUHARI BILLED FOR ROUTINE MEDICAL CHECK-UP IN LONDON
President Muhammadu Buhari proceeds to London, the United Kingdom, Tuesday March 30, 2021, for a routine medical check-up.
The President meets with Security Chiefs first in the morning, after which he embarks on the journey.