BREAKING: After London Meeting, Saraki Declares Buhari ‘Healthy’
Hours after meeting President Muhammadu Buhari in London, Nigeria’s Senate President Bukola Saraki issued a statement Wednesday where he declared that ‘Buhari is healthy.’
Saraki said in a statement he signed that “The president I saw today is healthy, witty and himself.”
His statement said: “Myself, Rt Honorable Yakubu Dogara and leader of Senate, Senator Ahmed Lawan paid a visit to President Buhari in Abuja House in London.
“We were delighted to see that President Buhari is doing well, was cheerful and in good spirits.
“The president I saw today is healthy, witty and himself.
Saraki observed that “The president’s absence and imminent return shows that there is no vacuum in government and our system of democracy is working with all organs of government fulfilling their mandate. And let me use the time tested cliché, there is no cause for alarm!”
President Buhari had earlier tweeted photographs of himself receiving Saraki,Speaker Yakubu Dogara and Senate Majority Leader,Ahmed Lawan.
Buhari travelled to the United Kingdom officially on vacation.He later informed the National Assembly of his resolve to extend his vacation on medical grounds, thus fueling anxiety in Nigeria about his health.