BREAKING: Buhari returns to Nigeria this morning, Choppered to Presidential Villa
President Muhammadu Buhari has arrived Nigeria after 51 days of medical vacation abroad.
Buhari touched down at the new Kaduna International Airport at the early hours of Friday, amid tight security.
Presidency sources said the President arrived at about 4 a.m.
Meanwhile, Buhari’s aide on media and publicity, Femi Adesina, yesterday announced that the president, who left the shores of the country on January 19, 2017 for a vacation, during which he had routine medical check-ups, would return today, Friday.
Adesina in his statement said President Buhari expressed appreciation to teeming Nigerians from across the country, and beyond, who had prayed fervently for him, and also sent their good wishes.
However, Buhari had on two occasions extended his vacation on the ground that the doctors needed him to have a longer rest.
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