Ill Buhari still in UK

The Star Early Edition - - WORLD -

ABUJA: Nige­ria’s Pres­i­dent Muham­madu Buhari did not re­turn home from med­i­cal leave in Bri­tain at the week­end, pres­i­dency sources said, hav­ing pre­vi­ously said the ail­ing leader would be re­turn­ing by then.

Buhari’s doc­tors said they will need to carry out test­ing on him to­day and the test re­sults will de­ter­mine when he re­turns to Nige­ria, the sources said.

The pres­i­dent’s undis­closed ail­ment has left his deputy, Yemi Os­in­bajo, in charge.

Nige­ria’s pres­i­dent, whose of­fi­cial age is given as 74, trav­elled to Bri­tain last month. Of­fi­cials have re­fused to dis­close de­tails. Reuters –

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