President Muhammadu Buhari, in a recent four-paragraph statement on Tuesday, has extended his medical leave once again after the results of the series of medical checkups he carried out in the cause of his medical vacation had shown that he needed longer period of rest.
The President said this in the statement made available to journalists by his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Mr. Femi Adesina.
The statement read;
“President Muhammadu Buhari thanks millions of Nigerians who have been sending good wishes and praying for his health and well-being in mosques and churches throughout the country.
“The President is immensely grateful for the prayers, show of love and concern.
“President Buhari wishes to reassure Nigerians that there is no cause for worry.
‘”During his normal annual checkup, tests showed he needed a longer period of rest, necessitating the President staying longer than originally planned.”