President Muhammadu Buhari has arrived in Nigeria via the Nnamdi Azikiwe international airport from the United Kingdom where he went on medical vacation for two weeks, Channels TV reports.
Buhari arrived at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport at about 4.45 pm on Thursday. Among those who received him at the airport were Ibrahim Gambari, his chief of staff; Muhammed Bello, minister of the federal capital territory (FCT); Babagana Monguno, national security adviser, and other security chiefs.
Buhari departed for the UK on March 30 for what the presidency described as his “routine medical check-up.”
The president later said he was taking a “short rest” in London in a letter to Abdullah ll Bin Al-Hussein, the king of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan. Buhari has spent over 170 days on medical trips abroad since he became president.