#Breaking; President Buhari Resumes Duties; Notifies National Assembly

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President Muhammadu Buhari Resumes Duties


 
FEMI ADESINA, Abuja; President Muhammadu Buhari today resumed duties after his vacation.
In compliance with Section 145 of the 1999 Constitution (as amended), the President has formally transmitted  letters to the Senate and the House of Representatives, intimating the National Assembly “that I have resumed my functions as the President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria with effect from Monday, March 13, 2017, after my vacation.”

It could be recalled that President Buhari Had written to National Assembly of his intention to go on vacation as well as using the period for medical check ups before returning back to Nigeria.

President Muhammadu Buhari has written to the National Assembly today, February 5, 2017, informing of his desire to extend his Vacation in order to complete and receive the results of a series of tests recommended by his doctors.

This was made Known in a statement signed by the Special Adviser to the President  on Media and Publicity Femi Adesina Sunday.

The statement say that the President had planned to return to Abuja this evening, but was advised to complete the test cycle before returning. The notice has since been dispatched to the Senate President, and Speaker, House of Representatives.

According to Adesina, the President had planned to return to Abuja Sunday evening, but was advised to complete the test cycle before returning.

“The notice has since been dispatched to the Senate President, and Speaker, House of Representatives”, Adesina said.

“Mr. President expresses his sincere gratitude to Nigerians for their concern, prayers and kind wishes”, he added.

READ: Buhari Begins Short Vacation ~Femi Adesina 

While away, the social media have been writing several fictitious stories about the President’s health. Some reports said the President was dead, others said he was in intensive care, while another even said he was stopped from committing suicide.

Government spokesmen have debunked all the fake news and warned Nigerians to desist from being purveyors of falsehood. The President, according to the spokesmen, is hale and hearty and is in UK for routine medical checks.

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