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President Buhari embarks on medical trip to London



President Muhammadu Buhari has jet off Abuja for London, the United Kingdom, for a medical check, which might last for about two weeks.

Acccording to source, the President’s official plane, Nigeria Air Force 1, left the country’s airway from the Presidential wing of Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja.

Buhari was accompanied by his Chief of Staff, Professor Ibrahim Gambari; Minister of State for the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Hajiya Ramatu Tijjani Aliyu; and the Director-General of Department of State Security (DSS), Yusuf Magaji Bichi, Deputy Inspector-General of Police (DIG) Sanusi Lemu and among other government officials.

Recall, His Special Adviser on Media and Publicity Mr Femi Adesina, last week told section of the media that the routine medical check in London will not exceed two weeks.