Buhari Approves Ekwueme’s Immediate Treatment Abroad



President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the immediate medical treatment of former Vice-President, Dr Alex Ekwueme, outside the country.

A statement by Malam Garba Shehu, senior special assistant ,media and publicity the president said the approval followed a brief Buhari received Friday on the medical condition of the former Vice-President.

The approval covers the immediate charter of an Air Ambulance for the emergency movement and the cost of treatment.

President Buhari also prayed  that God will grant the elder statesman speedy recovery.