Ahead of President Muhammadu Buhari’s medical journey to London, United Kingdom, his spouse, his kids have left Nigeria for the European nation.
SaharaReporters gathered that Aisha Buhari, spouse of the President, can also be anticipated to hitch them immediately (Sunday).
“All President Muhammadu Buhari’s children have moved to London in advance of his medical trip. He will travel anytime from now. His wife, Aisha will join the children today,” a supply informed SaharaReporters.
The Presidency had earlier introduced the postponement of Buhari’s medical journey to London, earlier scheduled for Friday.
Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina, didn’t give causes for the postponement in an announcement he issued.
The assertion solely mentioned a brand new date might be introduced in the end.
Buhari and members of his household routinely journey to the UK for medical remedy amidst the abysmal state of well being care and poorly outfitted hospitals in Nigeria.
In March, the Nigerian chief went to the UK for what the Presidency described as a “routine” check-up.
The journey sparked off an issue because it coincided with the strike by the National Association of Resident Doctors (NARD).
Since he assumed workplace on May 29, 2015, Buhari has launched into medical journeys overseas a minimum of 5 instances, protecting a interval of no fewer than 170 days of the 5 years he had been in energy.
The following is a timeline of the President’s journeys for medical remedy; on February 5 to 10, 2016, the President took a six-day trip within the United Kingdom, saying that his docs lived in England.
Between June 6 and 19, 2016, Buhari went on a 10-day medical journey to England for an ear an infection surgical procedure. He prolonged his journey by three days to relaxation.
On January 19, 2017, the President was again in London once more on a medical trip.
On February 5, 2017, he wrote to the National Assembly, looking for an extension of his London medical depart. Later on March 10, 2017, Buhari returned to Nigeria however did not resume work instantly at Aso Villa.
The Presidency had claimed that “he was working from home.”
On May 7, 2017, Buhari launched into a visit to London for an additional medical trip. He returned after 104 days – the longest he had stayed outdoors the nation.
On August 19, 2017, Buhari returned to Nigeria, and it took him some time to renew work as a result of rats had purportedly broken furnishings in his workplace.
The Presidency, due to this fact, introduced that he could be working from residence.
On May 8, 2018, Buhari went to London for a four-day “medical review.”
On April 26, 2019, Buhari once more left for the UK on a 10-day personal go to to hunt medical care. He got here again to the nation on May 5.
Also, from March 30 to April 6, 2021, the President launched into one other journey for a routine medical check-up in London.