On Thursday, 19th January 2017, President Muhammadu Buhari of Nigeria will be leaving for the United Kingdom (UK) on a short leave which comprises of a sick leave and annual vacation.
“During the vacation, the President will also undergo routine medical check-ups,” Mr Femi Adesina, the presidential spokesman said.
According to Vanguard, the President had been performing the functions of his office mostly at his official residence located within the district of the Presidential Villa since the week; he rarely spends dutiful hours in the office. The Vice President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo, would perform the functions of the Office of the President till he resumes work on February 6, 2017.
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