Buhari Hasn't Fully Recovered And He Needs More Rest - President Buhari's Media Aide Says

3 years ago by: success Xenab
(m) at 28-04-2017 09:42AM (3 years ago)

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Garba Shehu, presidential spokesman, says President Muhammadu Buhari’s doctors have advised him to take things slowly as he fully recovers from the “long period of treatment in the United Kingdom”.

On Wednesday, the president was absent at the federal council meeting (FEC), fuelling speculation that he was ill.

But in a statement on Thursday, Shehu said there was no need for apprehension over the health of the president.

“The presidency hereby assures the good people of Nigeria that, despite the insinuations of a number of media organisations, there is no need for apprehension over the health of our President, Muhammadu Buhari,” he said.

“President Buhari’s absence at the federal executive council meeting of Wednesday, April 26, was a last minute decision; otherwise, the cabinet and the public might have been alerted in advance. As eager as he is to be up and about, the president’s doctors have advised on his taking things slowly.

“President Buhari himself, on his return to the country, made Nigerians aware of the state of his health while he was in London. Full recovery is sometimes a slow process, requiring periods of rest and relaxation, as the minister for information, Lai Mohammed, intimated in his press briefing after the FEC meeting on Wednesday.”

The presidential spokesman assured Nigerians that Buhari was still in charge of the country, and that he receives daily briefings on the activities of the government.

“Despite his lack of visibility, Nigerians should rest assured that President Buhari has not abdicated his role as commander-in-chief of Nigeria. He receives daily briefings on the activities of government, and confers regularly with his Vice President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo,” he said.

He said the president’s private residence, in which he has been spending the majority of his time recently, was a fully equipped office.

“God is the giver of life and health. We are grateful that He has seen our president through the worst period of his convalescence in London. We are thankful that the president has passed a number of benchmarks already. We pray that God continues to see him through this period of recuperation,” he added.



dynasty4all (m) at 28-04-2017 10:02AM
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AND FOOLS HAVE BEEN CAMPAIGNING FOR HIM FOR 2019, IMAGINE
THIS MAN IS OLD, HE NEED SOME REST, LET HIM HANDOVER TO OSIBANJO
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dynasty4all (m) at 28-04-2017 10:06AM
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THE INNOCENT BLOOD THIS SHED IS CRYING AGAINST HIM, HE MUST STOP SHEDDING BLOOD OF BIAFRANS, AND PLEAD FOR MERCY.
AS THE BLOOD OF ABEL CRIED AGAINST CAIN, SO IS THE BLOOD OF THE INNOCENT CRYING AGAINST BUHARI...
LET HIM PLEAD FOR MERCY NOW B4 IT WILL BE TOO LATE
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benosky4 (m) at 28-04-2017 10:22AM
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To me he's good as dead!

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Zaki68 (m) at 28-04-2017 10:28AM
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HANDING OVER TO OSINBAJO IS NO OPTION BECAUSE HE WILL BE EXACTLY LIKE GOODLUCK ESPECIALLY FOR BEEN A PASTOR AND HIS AFFILIATION WITH ADEBOYE INSTEAD WE CALL FOR A NEW ELECTION ANYWAY BUHARI IS VERY HEALTHY SO NO COURSE FOR ALARM.
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Larry28 (f) at 28-04-2017 12:16PM
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Quote from: benosky4 on 28-04-2017 10:22AM
To me he's good as dead!
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Mykie010 (m) at 28-04-2017 01:29PM
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Quote from: Zaki68 on 28-04-2017 10:28AM
HANDING OVER TO OSINBAJO IS NO OPTION BECAUSE HE WILL BE EXACTLY LIKE GOODLUCK ESPECIALLY FOR BEEN A PASTOR AND HIS AFFILIATION WITH ADEBOYE INSTEAD WE CALL FOR A NEW ELECTION ANYWAY BUHARI IS VERY HEALTHY SO NO COURSE FOR ALARM.
in other words u want only illiterate Hausa people to be ruling Nigeria abi.it will not work for of u...by the way, was goodluck not better than buhari?.I can see that u have no respect for men of GOD,be careful the things u say abt them so that u don't bring curse to ur self
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morgan1 (m) at 28-04-2017 02:21PM
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Better go and rest ,,,,,else???
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schmit (f) at 28-04-2017 02:51PM
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Pls resign
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gogoman (m) at 28-04-2017 03:05PM
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BUHARI RULE!!!!!!
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