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Buhari Departs London, Returns To Nigeria Today

President Muhammadu Buhari has departed London and is returning to the country today, after his doctors cleared him. The Presidency official handle confirmed this development.

Also, Mr. President is expected to speak to Nigerians in a broadcast by 7a.m on Monday.

The President had left the country on May 7, this year, after handing over power to Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, who has functioned as Acting President since then.

Femi Adesina said Buhari thanked all Nigerians who have prayed ceaselessly for his recovery and well-being since the beginning of the health challenge.