News filtered in this morning that President Muhammadu Buhari wrote to the national Assembly to inform them of his desire to extend his vacation.
This was revealed by Buhari’s Special adviser on media and publicity, Femi Adesina in a State House press release.
It was revealed that the decision by Buhari was as a result of recommendations by his doctors and his desire to complete a series of tests.
The Press release read:
“President Muhammadu Buhari has written to the National Assembly today, February 5, 2017, informing of his desire to extend his leave in order to complete and receive the results of a series of tests recommended by his doctors.
“The President had planned to return to Abuja this evening, but was advised to complete the test cycle before returning. The notice has since been dispatched to the Senate President, and Speaker, House of Representatives.
“Mr. President expresses his sincere gratitude to Nigerians for their concern, prayers and kind wishes.”